Publications

Silent Spring for Patents, blog article on IPWatchDog.com intellectual property website, March 9, 2017

Alice Doesn’t Patent Here Anymore, blog article on http://www.rayvandyke.com intellectual property website and on LinkedIn, posted September 9, 2015

Happy Birthday U.S. Patent System: A milestone for the country, blog article on http://www.rayvandyke.com intellectual property website and on LinkedIn, posted April 10, 2015

To Kill a Patent System: What Would Atticus Finch Do?, blog article on http://www.rayvandyke.com intellectual property website and on LinkedIn, posted March 13, 2015

Myanmar and the United States: Two Tales of Copyright Piracy, blog article on http://www.rayvandyke.com intellectual property website and on LinkedIn, posted December 11, 2014

Shark Tank and Trade Secrets, blog article on http://www.rayvandyke.com intellectual property website and on LinkedIn, posted December 10, 2014,

Shark Tank and the Types of Patents, blog article on http://www.rayvandyke.com intellectual property website and on LinkedIn, posted November 26, 2014.

Game of Patent Thrones, blog article on IPWatchDog.com intellectual property website, September 10, 2014

Dreams of Our Forefathers, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, April 18, 2014

Happy Birthday to the Patent System, IP Watchdog.com intellectual property website, April 14, 2014

Playing Fair in the Patent game, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, October 28, 2013

Breaking Bad Patents, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, October 1, 2013

Patenting Future Cures – Or Not, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News WorldJune 14, 2013

Patenting the Sun, Featured Article; Law360 and IP Law360; June 3, 2013

The New Patent Paradigm: Caveat Inventor, Maryland State Bar Association Newsletter, Bar Bulletin, page 11, March 15, 2013

Caveat Inventor: The New Patent Paradigm, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, March 14, 2013

Planting Seeds for an Injustice, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, February 26, 2013

Getting to the Root of Patent Exhaustion, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, February 19, 2013

Software Patents Shrugged, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, October 16, 2012

An Apple Judgment Today Keeps Infringement at Bay, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, August 13, 2012

Alice in Patentland, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, July 13, 2012

Patents Shrugged Redux, Technology Law Corner, Featured Guest Column with Dr. Raymond Damadian, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, June 16, 2011

Bilski Brouhaha: Supreme Court Keeps Stevens at Bay, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, July 1, 2010

Conflicts of Interest: the Idiotic and the Sublime, American Intellectual Property Law Association, Spring Meeting, New York, New York, May 7, 2010

The Audacity of Patent Reform, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, March 6, 2009

Harry Potter and the Deathly Derivative, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, September 8, 2008

Quantum Slippage: The First Sale Doctrine in the 21st Century, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, June 9, 2008

Patents in the Balance, Featured Article, Bloomberg Law Reports, Intellectual Property, Vol.2, No. 14, April 7, 2008, and Corporate Law Journal, May 2008

No April Fools Joke: Patents in Peril, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, April 1, 2008

Patent Exhaustion: Supreme Court Fatigue, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, January 11, 2008

Patents Shrugged, Technology Law Corner, Featured Guest Column, IP Law360, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, October 30, 2007

Supreme Court Signals Balance Shift in Licensing Patents, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, January 30, 2007

Obviousness Not so Obvious, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, November 29, 2006

Functional Economics: The New Language in Computing Lost Profits, American Intellectual Property Law Association, Quarterly Journal, Volume 34, Number 2, Spring 2006

Millions of Patents and Patent Applications Dodge a Bullet, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, June 26, 2006

eBay Ruling Puts Patent Rights Under the Microscope, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, May 16, 2006

Blackberry, Patents and the Public Good, Technology Law Corner, E-Commerce Times and Technology News World, April 3, 2006

Sing a Song for your Blackberry, ComputerWorld, January 25, 2006

What is the Significance of Brazil’s Stance on Open-Source Software? Commentary, Latin American Advisor, February 10, 2005

Bots Gone Wild: Some Observations and Speculations on Nanotechnology,American Intellectual Property Law Association, Orlando, FL, January 26, 2005

Patent Enforcement in Latin America, R. Van Dyke et  al.,  American Intellectual Property Law Association,  Latin America Committee, May 15, 2003

Software Patents, Procuring and Enforcing, Patent Resources Group, R. Van Dyke et al., Contributor re Bioinformatics, April 2003

Deep Pockets, Clear Heads Lead to Biotech Success, Building Biotech Column, Baltimore Business Journal, April 11, 2003

Biotech Growth in 2003: The Catalysts for Success, Industry Focus Column, Washington Business Journal, March 28, 2003

E Wars – Episode One: The Patent Menace, Volume VII, No. 2, Computer Law Review and Technology Journal, Southern Methodist University School of Law, Winter 2003.

Functional Economics: The New Language in Computing Lost Profits, Conference Proceedings of the Eighth National Forum on Litigating Patent Disputes, American Conference Institute, Washington D.C. and San Francisco, CA, February 19-20, 2003 and March 10-11, 2003

The Law of the Internet, National Business Institute, Conference Proceedings, R. Van Dyke and J. Band, January 2003.

Trade Secrets: Protecting Intangible Assets, Thinking Judicially column, Biotech Tech magazine, November 2002.

Weighing the Balance, report on hearings of the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice on Competition and Intellectual Property Law and Policy in the Knowledge-Based Economy, AIPLA Antitrust Committee, October 25, 2002.

Supreme Court  ruling of great value to patent holders, Expert Opinion, Washington Business Journal, July 26, 2002.

Festo: The Supreme Court Preserves the Value of Patents, but Increases the Risk of Litigation, Decision of Note, The Intellectual Property Strategist, June 2002.

Patent Rescue, Points of View, LegalTimes, June 3, 2002.

Patents and the Public Good, feature article for TechTV’s Silicon Spin show, February 19, 2002.

How Big are Patents? High Court must choose between two visions of a good IP system, Points of View, LegalTimes, January 7, 2002.

The Birth of an Internet Company: Web Site Development Agreements and Domain Names, Conference Proceedings of the Computer Law Association program on El negotio de las Technologias de Información en las Americas: Una actualización al año 2002/The IT business in the Americas: An update toward year 2002, Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 30, 2001.

The Copyright Done Gone: The Challenge to Copyright Ownership and Exclusive Rights, Conference Proceedings of the University of Houston Law Foundation program: Intellectual Property Survey for the General Lawyer, Houston and Dallas, Texas, July 27, 2001 and August 3, 2001.

Trade Secrets: Facing the Inevitable, Conference Proceedings of the Computer Law Association program on Managing the Global Digital Information Technology Explosion, May 4, 2001.

Business Method Patents: Taming a New Frontier, Conference Proceedings of the Computer Law Association program on Managing the Global Digital Information Technology Explosion, May 4, 2001.

Copyright Law: Ownership and Transference Rights, Conference Proceedings of the University of Houston Law Foundation program: Intellectual Property Survey for the General Lawyer, Dallas and Houston, TX, July 14 and 21, 2000.

E Wars, Conference Proceedings of the 17th Annual Pacific Rim Computer Law Institute, June 2, 2000, Seattle, WA (later version published in the Winter 2003 Computer Law & Technology Journal of Southern Methodist University).

Software Patents Offer Opportunities and Obstacles, May 24, 1999, Special Article to the National Law Journal.

Intellectual Property Law for the Health Care Provider, Vital Signs, Spring 1997.

File Not Found: the Controversy in Software Patents and the Search for Prior Art, Conference Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Philadelphia Intellectual Property Law Associations, April 17, 1996, New York City.

Drawing the Line Between Legal Tying and Patent Misuse, Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society, R. Van Dyke et al., 1993 and IDEA, 1993.

Three-Dimensional Computer Graphics in Dentistry, Dentistry ’87, December 1987.

Software Protection and the Law, University of North Carolina, 1987.

CCCShell: Command Correcting C-Shell (software engineering project team leader), University of North Carolina, 1987.

PARD: Prototype Atomic Relational Database, University of North Carolina, 1986.

Near Eastern and Anatolian Influences on Hesiod’s Theogony, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 1985 (Honors Thesis in Ancient Greek literature and poetry).