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October 27, 2006

Initial Data Released

The data associated with our recent paper, The Federal Circuit and Patentability: An Empirical Assessment of the Law of Obviousness, is available below (in Excel/XLS and Comma-Separated-Value/CSV formats).

// Summary of the Dataset //
- Start Date: March 8, 1990
- End Date: May 25, 2005
- Records: 480
- Inclusion criteria: An observable analysis of obviousness in a Federal Circuit opinion from 1/1/1990 to 5/25/2005. (Note that this means that there are more records than cases.)

// Data Files //
- Field Descriptions [ XLS File ] [ CSV File ]
- Data File [ XLS File ] [ CSV File ]

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