Maureen A. O'Rourke

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Publications

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2013

"ALI Principles of the Law of Software Contracts: Some Proposals for a Global Software Licensing Policy," wit Robert A. Hillman, in Research Handbook on Intellectual Property Licensing 54, Jacques de Werra, ed., Edward Elgar (2013). 

2012

2012 Statutory and Case Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 3d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2012). 

2011

2011 Statutory and Case Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 3d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2011). 

"Defending Disclosure in Software Licensing," with Robert A. Hillman, 78 University of Chicago Law Review 95 (2011). 
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2010

2010 Statutory and Case Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 3d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2010). 

Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 3d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2010). 

Principles of the Law of Software Contracts, with Robert A. Hillman, American Law Institute (2010). 

"Principles of the Law of Software Contracts," with Robert A. Hillman, 53:9 Communications of the ACM 26 (Sep. 2010). 

"Principles of the Law of Software Contracts: Some Highlights," with Robert A. Hillman, 84 Tulane Law Review 1519 (2010). 
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2009

2009 Statutory and Case Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 2d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2009). 

"Challenges and Opportunities for New Lawyers," with David Nersessian, 53 Boston Bar Journal 18 (2009). 
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Principles of the Law of Software Contracts, with Robert Hillman, Proposed Final Draft, American Law Institute (2009). 

"Rethinking Consideration in the Electronic Age," with Robert A. Hillman, 61 Hastings Law Journal 311 (2009-10). 
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2008

2008 Statutory and Case Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 2d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2008). 

Principles of the Law of Software Contracts, with Robert Hillman, Tentative Draft No.1, American Law Institute (2008). 

2007

2007 Statutory and Case Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 2d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2007). 

2006

2006 Statutory and Case Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 2d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2006). 

"Being Yourself While Keeping Up with Everyone Else," in Law School Leadership Strategies: Top Deans on Benchmarking Success, Incorporating Feedback from Faculty and Students, and Building the Endowment 117, Aspatore Books (2006). 

Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, 2d ed., Aspen Law & Business (2006). 

"An Essay on the Challenges of Drafting a Uniform Law of Software Contracting," 10 Lewis and Clark Law Review 925 (2006). 
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"The Story of Diamond v. Diehr: Toward Patenting Software," in Intellectual Property Stories 194, J. C. Ginsburg & R. C. Cooper, eds., Foundation Press (2006). 

2005

2005 Case and Statutory Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, Aspen Law & Business (2005). 

Principles of the Law of Software Contracts, with Robert Hillman, Discussion Draft No.2, American Law Institute (2005). Presented at the American Law Institute Advisors' and Consultative Group Meetings (Sep. 2005); Boalt Hall, University of California at Berkeley (Sep. 2005); New York University Law School (Mar. 2006). 

2004

2004 Case and Statutory Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, Aspen Law & Business (2004). 

Principles of the Law of Software Contracts, with Robert Hillman, Discussion Draft No.1, American Law Institute (2004). Presented at the American Law Institute Advisors' Meeting (Oct. 2004); the University of Michigan Law School (Dec. 2004); Georgetown University Law Center (Apr. 2005); Association of American Law Schools' Conference on Commercial Law at the Crossroads (June 2005). 

2003

2003 Statutory Supplement to Copyright in a Global Information Economy, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, Aspen Law & Business (2003). 

"Bargaining in the Shadow of Copyright Law after Tasini," in Symposium on Copyright in the Digital Age: Reflections on Tasini and Beyond, 53 Case Western Reserve Law Review 605 (2003). Conference sponsored by Case Western Reserve University School of Law, Center for Law, Technology & The Arts (Nov. 2002). 
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"A Brief History of Author-Publisher Relations and the Outlook for the 21st Century," 50 Journal of the Copyright Society of the USA 425 (2003). 
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"An Incentives Approach to Patent Settlements: A Commentary on Hovenkamp, Janis & Lemley," with Joseph F. Brodley, in Symposium, on The Interface Between Intellectual Property Law and Antitrust Law, 87 Minnesota Law Review 1767 (2003). Conference sponsored by University of Minnesota School of Law (Feb. 2003). 
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2002

"Common Law and Statutory Restrictions on Access: Contract, Trespass, and the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act," in Symposium Chicago International IP Conference, 2002 University of Illinois Journal of Law, Technology & Policy 295 (2002). Conference sponsored by the University of Illinois College of Law, University of Victoria Faculty of Law, and St. Peter's College, Oxford (Oct. 2002). 
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Copyright in a Global Information Economy and Statutory Supplement, with J. Cohen, L. Loren & R. Okediji, Aspen Law & Business (2002). 

"Patent Settlement Agreements: Preliminary Views," with Joseph F. Brodley, 16 Antitrust 53 (2002). 
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2001

"Bankruptcy Law v. Privacy Rights: Which Holds the Trump Card?" with Walter W. Miller, Jr., in Symposium 2001 Santa Fe Conference, 38 Houston Law Review 777 (2001). Conference sponsored by University of Houston's Institute for Intellectual Property & Information Law (May 2001). 
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"Property Rights and Competition on the Internet: In Search of an Appropriate Analogy," in Symposium on Beyond Microsoft, 16 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 561 (2001). Conference sponsored by Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley (Mar. 2001). 
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"Virtual Trespass: An Apt Analogy or a Square Peg in a Round Hole?" in Symposium on E-Commerce, Communications of the ACM at 98 (2001). Panel sponsored by Boston Bar Association Banking and Financial Services Seminar (Oct. 2000). 

"What the Future Holds: Policy Choices in a Global Marketplace," in Symposium on Information and Electronic Commerce Law, Comparative Perspectives, 7 Roger Williams Law Review 151 (2001). Conference sponsored by Roger Williams University Ralph R. Papitto School of Law (Apr. 2001). 
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2000

"Evaluating Mistakes in Intellectual Property Law: Configuring the System to Account for Imperfection," in Symposium on Keeping Pace with Change: Intellectual Property in the New Millenium, 4 Journal of Small & Emerging Business Law 167 (2000). Symposium sponsored by Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon (Oct. 1999). 
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"Shaping Competition on the Internet: Who Owns Product and Pricing Information," in Symposium on Taking Stock: The Law and Economics of Intellectual Property Rights, 53 Vanderbilt Law Review 1965 (2000). Conference sponsored by Vanderbilt University Law School (Apr. 2000). 
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"Toward a Doctrine of Fair Use in Patent Law," in Symposium, 100 Columbia Law Review 1177 (2000). Faculty workshops at Columbia University School of Law (Dec. 1999) and Northwestern University School of Law (Jan. 2000), the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy of New York University School of Law (Feb. 2000), and in a seminar on Intellectual Property in the New Millennium, Oxford University (Mar. 2000). 
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1999

"Progressing Towards a Uniform Commercial Code for Electronic Commerce or Racing Toward Nonuniformity?" in Symposium on The Legal and Policy Framework for Global Electronic Commerce: A Progress Report, 14 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 635 (1999). Symposium sponsored by Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley, (Spring 1999). 
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1998

"Defining the Limits of Free-Riding in Cyberspace: Trademark Liability for Metatagging," 33 Gonzaga Law Review 277 (1998). 
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"Fencing Cyberspace: Drawing Borders in a Virtual World," 82 Minnesota Law Review 609 (1998). 
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"Rethinking Remedies at the Intersection of Intellectual Property and Contract: Toward a Unified Body of Law," 82 Iowa Law Review 1137 (1998). 
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"Reversing ProCD: H.R. 3048 and Copyright Preemption of Shrinkwrap License Terms," 1 Modern Trends in Intellectual Property 3 (1998). 

"Striking a Delicate Balance: Intellectual Property, Antitrust, Contract and Standardization in the Computer Industry," 12 Harvard Journal of Law and Technology 1 (1998). 
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1997

"Copyright Preemption After the ProCD Case: A Market-Based Approach," in Symposium, 12 Berkeley Technology Law Journal 53 (1997). Presented at annual meeting of the American Law & Economics Association in Toronto, Canada (May 1997). 
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"Legislative Inaction on the Information Superhighway: Bargaining in the Shadow of Copyright Law," 3 Boston University Journal of Science and Technology Law 8 (1997). [Column] 
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"Protecting Software and Information on the Internet," with R. Cass, S. Bauer & P. Samuelson, in Symposium on Internet Law, 3 Boston University Journal of Science & Technology Law 38 (1997). 
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1996

"A False Start?: The Impact of Federal Policy on the Genotechnology Industry," with Michael Malinowski, in Symposium, 13 Yale Journal on Regulation 163 (1996). Presented at the annual Law & Society Meeting in Glasgow, Scotland (July 1996) and at a faculty workshop at Boston University School of Law (Oct. 1995). 
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"The Law in Cyberspace: Challenges and Opportunities for Lawyers of Today and Tomorrow," 1996 Careers and the Minority Lawyer 22 (1996). 

1995

"Copyright Liability of Bulletin Board Operators for Infringement by Subscribers," 1 Boston University Journal of Science and Technology Law 6 (1995). [Column] 
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"Drawing the Boundary Between Copyright and Contract: Copyright Preemption of Software License Terms," in Symposium, 45 Duke Law Journal 479 (1995). Presented at the annual Law & Society Meeting in Toronto, Canada (May 1995), and reprinted in 29 Intellectual Property Law Review 389 (1997). 
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1994

"Proprietary Rights in Digital Data," 41 Federal Bar News & Journal 511 (1994). 
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