Recent Faculty Scholarship

Following is a sample of scholarship recently produced by members of the College of Law's faculty. Readers may follow the link provided within each posting to download a copy of the entire paper. For a more complete list of faculty scholarship, please visit the Faculty Bibliography. For access to all Iowa Law faculty scholarship that has been posted on the Social Science Research Network, please click here.

Professor Hovenkamp       

Anticompetitive Patent Settlements and the Supreme Court’s Actavis Decision

In this paper, Professor Hovenkamp explores the broad significance of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in FTC v. Actavis, in which the Court held that it might violate the nation’s antitrust laws to settle a patent infringement suit in which the patentee of  a branded pharmaceutical drug pays a generic infringer to stay out of the market.  To read the paper, click here and then press the “download this paper” button.

Posted on October 14, 2013