TITLE

CONGRESSIONAL AUTHORITY OVER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY POLICY AFTER ELDRED V. ASHCROFT: DEFERENCE, EMPTY LIMITATIONS, AND RISKS TO THE PUBLIC DOMAIN

AUTHOR(S)
Shipley, David E.
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2007, Vol. 70 Issue 4, p1255
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the expansive authority of the U.S. Congress over the intellectual property policy under the Copyright Clause after the Eldred versus Ashcroft case. It examines the limitations of the clause in the face of the deference of the U.S. Supreme Court to congressional authority. It focuses on the encroachment risk on the public domain which resulted from the exercise of power of the U.S. Congress.
ACCESSION #
28811229

 

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