1(a) Describe the three levels of the United States federal court system and the
function of each level.
(b) Describe all you know about the state court system in the state where you
now reside, or the state or county of your origin, whichever you have
1. Discuss why it is important that one called as an expert engineering witness in
a technologically complex legal case:
(a) Fully believes that he or she can honestly testify about their clients position
on the technical issues, and
(b) He or she
1.Why is a patent grant a right to exclude others from making, using, selling,
offering to sell, or importing an item, rather than a right to manufacture and sell
Patent rights are property rights that may be bought or
1(a) What are the claims of a patent application?
(b) Define in your own words what is meant by the desired scope of the claims,
relative to the prior art and a competitors future product or process.
(c) Why is it important for the inventor to carefull