IP Statutes: 2019 provides the principal U.S. intellectual property statutes and treaties. The volume is organized to provide easy navigation with tabs and headers. It is a useful resource to be used in conjunction with intellectual property casebooks. It is also a useful resource for IP practitioners.

Trade Secret Law

  • Restatement of Torts

  • Uniform Trade Secrets Act

  • Economic Espionage Act of 1996 (as amended by the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016)

  • California Labor Code § 2870

  • California Business and Professions Code § 16600

  • Texas Business and Commerce Code §§ 15.51-52

Patent Law

  • Patent Act of 1952 (as amended by various enactments including the America Invents Act of 2011 (AIA))

  • Provisions of Title 18

  • Uncodified AIA Provisions

Copyright Law

  • Copyright Act of 1976 (as amended by various enactments including the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998)

  • Copyright Criminal Penalties

Trademark Law

  • Lanham Act of 1946 (as amended)

  • Criminal Penalties

  • New York General Business Law – Trademarks, Service-Marks and Business Reputation

Right of Publicity Law

  • California Civil Code §§ 980, 986, 987, 3344, 3344.1

  • New York Civil Rights Law – Right of Privacy § 50

International Intellectual Property Treaties

  • Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property

  • Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

  • General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade: Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights

Competition Law

  • Sherman Antitrust Act

  • National Cooperative Research Act

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