New York University

September 2016
Kattan, Joseph and Ordover, Janusz and Shampine, Allan

FRAND and the Smallest Saleable Unit

Farre-Mensa, Joan and Hedge, Deepak and Ljungqvist, Alexander

The Bright Side of Patents


Motivated by concerns that the patent system is hindering innovation, particularly for small inventors, this study investigates the bright side of patents. We examine whether patents help startups grow and succeed using detailed micro data on all patent applications filed by...Read More
Mossoff, Adam and Epstein, Richard and Holte, Ryan and O'Connor, Sean and Osenga, Kristen and Schultz, Mark

MCM Portfolio v. HP - Brief of 13 Law Professors

The decision by the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit directly contradicts this Court’s longstanding case law that secures constitutional protections in vested private property rights. The petitioner fully addresses the specific legal and constitutional issues arising from the creation...Read More

Epstein, Richard and Kieff, Scott and Spulber, Daniel

The FTC, IP, and SSOs: Government Hold-Up Replacing Private Coordination

March 1990
Ordover, Janusz and Saloner, Garth and Salop, Steven

Equilibrium Vertical Foreclosure