Talk:Copyright on the content of patents and in the context of patent prosecution

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World View[edit]

We welcome anyone who can speak to the situation in other jurisdictions besides the US.--Nowa 12:59, 26 February 2007 (UTC)

Copyright expert needed...[edit]

I've added "{{expert}}" on the top of the article because it is felt that "a good copyright lawyer [is needed] to clarify the article"[1]. --Edcolins (talk) 12:04, 3 March 2012 (UTC)

article name[edit]

Its a bit long, and it sounds to me that "Copyright in Patent law" would be comparable in coverage but shorter. Is "Copyright on the content of patents and in the context of patent prosecution" used as a name somewhere? Belorn (talk) 16:46, 6 March 2012 (UTC)

I agree that the article's name is rather long indeed. But "copyright in patent law" doesn't seem to reflect the concepts developed in the article. It seems much too vague in my opinion. The article covers both whether the content of patent documents is covered by copyright law (i.e., can passages from a patent or patent applications be freely copied?) and whether scientific literature and the like can be freely copied for patent prosecution, for instance for the purpose of showing that the invention subject to a patent is not new or is sufficiently disclosed. --Edcolins (talk) 20:29, 9 March 2012 (UTC)