Frederick K. Cox International Law Center
Frederick K. Cox International Law Center

Case Western Reserve University School of Law
2008 Jessup International Moot Court World Championship Team.

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The International Law Faculty

Craig A. Nard
Tom J.E. and Bette Lou Walker Professor of Law; Director, Center for Law, Technology & the Arts and the FUSION Certificate Program in Design, Innovation & IP Management
Phone: 216/368-6348

Tom J.E. and Bette Lou Walker Professor of Law; BA 1987 (Washington & Jefferson), JD 1990 (Capital), LLM 1995, JSD 1999 (Columbia)
Craig Nard is the founding director of the law school's Center for Law, Technology and the Arts. He is a Senior Lecturer at the World Intellectual Property Organization Academy at the University of Torino, Italy and Principal Advisor to the Center for Studies and Research in Intellectual Property in Calcutta, India. He teaches International Intellectual Property Law.


Professor Nard`s article, Legal Forms and the Common Law of Patents, was accepted for publication by the Boston University Law Review.

In Defense of Geographic Disparity, 88 Minnesota Law Rreview 221 (2003) SSRN_ID460180_code031030630.pdf?abstractid=460180

Toward a Cautious Approach to Obeisance: The Role of Scholarship in Patent Law Jurisprudence, 39 Houston Law Review 101 (2002) SSRN_ID335100_code021019500.pdf?abstractid=335100

A Theory of Claim Interpretation, 14 Harvard Journal Of Law & Technology 1 (2000)

Process Considerations in the Age of Markman and Mantras, 2000 Illinois Law Review 101 SSRN_ID259903_code010401560.pdf?abstractid=259903

Certainty, Fence Building, and the Useful Arts, 74 Indiana Law Journal 759 (1999)

Legitimacy and the Useful Arts, 10 Harvard Journal Of Law & Technology 515 (1997)

Deference, Defiance, and Useful Arts, 56 Ohio State Law Journal 1415 (1995)

Empirical Legal Scholarship: Reestablishing a Dialogue Between the Academy and Profession, 30 Wake Forest Law Review 347 (1995)

Invention, Refinement and Patent Claim Scope: A New Perspective on the Doctrine of Equivalents, 95 Georgetown Law Journal - (2005) (forthcoming) (w/ M. Meurer)

Conception and the AOn-Sale@ Bar, 34 William & Mary Law Review 393 (1993) (with D. Carstens)