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Legal Treatises by Subject

Lists selected, notable treatises by subject which can be found in the Chastek Library. Links to the Westlaw, LexisNexis or Bloomberg Law versions are provided.


Intellectual Property Treatises

  • Paul Goldstein, Goldstein on Copyright (3d ed. 2005). (KF2994 .G65 2005 – Second Floor)

  • William F. Patry, Copyright Law and Practice (1994). (KF2994 .P35 1994 – Third Floor)

  • Melville B. Nimmer & David Nimmer, Nimmer on Copyright:  A Treatise on the Law of Literary, Musical and Artistic Property, and the Protection of Ideas (1978). (KF2991.5 .N5 – Second Floor & Lexis+

  • Donald S. Chisum, Chisum on Patents: A Treatise on the Law of Patentability, Validity, and Infringement (1978). (KF3114 .C47 – Third Floor & Lexis+

  • Roger E. Schechter & John R. Thomas, Intellectual Property: The Law of Copyrights, Patents, and Trademarks (2003). (KF2979 .S335 2003 – Reserve) 

  • Rudolf Callmann & Louis Altman, The Law of Unfair Competition, Trademarks, and Monopolies (4th ed. 1981). (Westlaw Edge only) 

  • J. Thomas McCarthy, McCarthy on Trademarks and Unfair Competition (4th ed. 1996). (KF3180 .M292 – Second Floor & Westlaw Edge)

  • Brian M. Malsberger, Trade Secrets: A State-by-State Survey (7th ed. 2019). (KF3197 .M355 2019 – Second Floor Reference & Bloomberg Law)

  • Irah H. Donner, Patent Prosecution: Law, Practice, and Procedure (9th ed. 2015). (KF3120 .D66 2015 – Second Floor & Bloomberg Law)

  • M. Scott McDonald, Unfair Competition and Intellectual Property Protection in Employment Law: Contract Solutions and Litigation Guide (2014). (KF3455 .M38 2014 – Second Floor Reference & Bloomberg Law)


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