- BNA's United States Patents Quarterly (KF2975 .A2 (1st Series), KF2975 .A2 2nd Ser (2d Series)) (1929-2009, print cancelled)
Also available from 1929 to present through BNA's Intellectual Property Resource Center
Contains patent cases from federal and state courts and decisions of the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences and the Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
- Chisum on Patents (KF3114 .C47)
Also available through Lexis
This treatise includes the "Federal Circuit Guide," which has over "2,000 precedential, patent-related decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States from October 1982 through December 2007." The guide provides case citations and abstracts organized by topic. The Federal Circuit Guide is updated by the Patent Law Digest.
- Patent Law Digest (2010)
Available through Lexis
The 2010 edition of the Patent Law Digest updates the Federal Circuit Guide. It contains case citations and abstracts organized by topic for all Supreme Court decisions from 1982 to 2009 and all en banc Federal Circuit Court of Appeals decisions on patent law through 2009. It also includes other Federal Circuit decisions on patent law from 2007-2009 not included in the Federal Circuit Guide.
- Robert L. Harmon, Patents and the Federal Circuit (9th ed. 2009) (KF3114 .H347)
Also available through BNA's Intellectual Property Resource Center
Analyzes patent opinions from the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals. It covers all patent opinions reported in the United States Patents Quarterly that were issued through the end of September 2008 and a few other important decisions.
For information on researching U.S. case law generally, see Georgetown Law Library's Case Law Research Guide or the Case Law Research Tutorial.