Definition of Patent law
1. Noun. That branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing patents.
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Literary usage of Patent law
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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"When a patent is taken, the patentee voluntarily commits the subject-matter of his patent to the province of the patent law. He voluntarily puts it in that ..."
2. Journal by Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain) (1875)
"Few countries claiming to be civilised are without a Patent-law. ... 11 once heard Lord Houghton say, at a discussion on I Patent-law, when the absence of a ..."
3. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1918)
"It was further decided that the right to make such contract arose from the right conferred by the patent law and that jurisdiction to enforce it as against ..."
4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1911)
"The existing American patent Law is based on a «rie of Acts of Congress passed ... Between American and English patent law there is. as »ill ap;»-x' in the ..."
5. The Law of Patents for Useful Inventions by William Callyhan Robinson (1890)
"Patent Privilege a Monopoly: its Contract Aspect alone Involved in the Construction and Administration of patent law : Two Fundamental Principles. ..."
6. A Treatise on the Law of Letters-patent, for the Sole Use of Inventions in by John Coryton (1855)
"patent law, to a certain extent, patent law may be said to illustrate the working of a branch of jurisprudence settled rather on general principles than law ..."