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United States patent law research involves federal statutes, administrative materials, cases and secondary source materials. This research guide focuses primarily on federal patent law research with a particular focus on litigation.

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Introduction

United States patent law research involves federal statutes, administrative materials, cases and secondary source materials. This research guide focuses primarily on federal patent law research with a particular focus on litigation.

Getting Started

Start with secondary materials. These materials will provide you with an overview of patent issues and provide background information to help you begin your research.


Research guides, like this one, will help you identify primary and secondary resources. You may also wish to read:

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