These are the required books for Spring 2018 Innovations and Inventions. Note that all the books and materials are available online for free or at extremely low cost.

  1. Nathenson.org course website: Site at http://nathenson.org/courses/innovations/. This website is your source for assignments, project information, and other materials.

  2. Boyle & Jenkins Casebook: James Boyle & Jennifer Jenkins, Intellectual Property: Law & The Information Society, Third Edition (Center for the Study of the Public Domain 2016). The book is available for free here. The authors have also provided a free 2017 update to the casebook here.

  3. Boyle & Jenkins Statutory supplement: James Boyle & Jennifer Jenkins, Intellectual Property: Law & The Information Society, Selected Statutes & Treaties, 2016 edition (Center for the Study of the Public Domain). It is free and can be found here.

  4. Loren & Miller Casebook: Some readings will also come from Lydia Pallas Loren & Joseph Scott Miller, Intellectual Property Law: Cases & Materials (v.5.0, Semaphore Press 2017). The book is a PDF download. The authors ask for $30 but allow students to name their own price, including freeriding if truly needed. The book can be found here.

Revised Dec. 1, 2018