L. Ray Patterson : A Selected Copyright Bibliography

Prepared by Kenneth D. Crews


  • L. Ray Patterson and Stanley W. Lindberg, The Nature of Copyright: A Law of Users' Rights (Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1991).
  • Lyman Ray Patterson, Copyright in Historical Perspective (Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 1968).


  • L. Ray Patterson, Eldred v. Reno: An Example of the Law of Unintended Consequences, 8 J. INTELL. PROP. L. 223 (2001).
  • L. Ray Patterson, Copyright in the New Millennium: Resolving the Conflict between Property Rights and Political Rights, 62 OHIO ST. L.J. 703 (2001).
  • L. Ray Patterson, Nimmer's Copyright in the Dead Sea Scrolls: A Comment, 38 HOUS. L. REV. 431 (2001).
  • L. Ray Patterson, Understanding the Copyright Clause, 47 J. COPYRIGHT SOC'Y USA 365 (2000)
  • L. Ray Patterson, The Worst Intellectual Property Opinion Ever Written: Folsom v. Marsh and its Legacy, 5 J. INTELL. PROP. L. 431 (1998).
  • L. Ray Patterson, A Response to Mr. Y'Barbo's Reply, 5 J. INTELL. PROP. L. 235 (1997).
  • L. Ray Patterson, Regents Guide to Understanding Copyright and Educational Fair Use, 5 J. INTELL. PROP. L. 243 (1997).
  • L. Ray Patterson & Stanley F. Birch, Jr., Copyright and Free Speech Rights, 4 J. INTELL. PROP. L. 1 (1997).
  • L. Ray Patterson, Copyright and the "Exclusive Right" of Authors, 1 J. INTELL. PROP. L. 1 (1993).
  • L. Ray Patterson, Copyright Overextended: A Preliminary Inquiry into the Need for a Federal Statute of Unfair Competition, 22 U. DAYTON L. REV. 385 (1992).
  • L. Ray Patterson and Craig Joyce, Monopolizing the Law: The Scope of Copyright Protection for Law Reports and Statutory Compilations, 36 UCLA L. REV. 719 (1989).
  • L. Ray Patterson, Free Speech, Copyright, and Fair Use, 40 VAND. L. REV. 1 (1987).
  • Lyman Ray Patterson, Private Copyright and Public Communication: Free Speech Endangered, 28 VAND. L. REV. 1161 (1975).

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