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Major Treatises by Topic

This guide lists major legal treatises, handbooks, hornbooks and guides by topic. It also lists important current awareness and reporting services for each topic.

Multi-Volume Treatises

Louis Altman & Malla Pollack, Callman on Unfair Competition, Trademarks and Monopolies  (4th ed., 2003-date). Westlaw.  Online CWRU Law users only.  (10 volumes). 

Jerome Gilson & Anne Gilson LaLonde, Trademark Protection and Practice (2007-date). Lexis.  Online CWRU Law users only.  (10 volumes).

J. Thomas McCarthy, McCarthy on Trademarks and Unfair Competition (5th ed., 2017-date). Westlaw. Online CWRU Law users only.  (7 volumes). 

Trademark and Unfair Competition (Graeme B. Dinwoodie & Mark D. Janis, eds., 2014-date). ElgarOnline.  Online CWRU Law users only.  (2 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

Michael Davis & Arthur Miller, Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks, and Copyright in a Nutshell. (5th ed., 2012).
Print: Law Reserve KF2980 .M52 2012. 

David S. Fleming & John T. Gabrielides, Trademark Litigation Practice. (2010-date). Bloomberg Law.

Mark D. Janis, Trademark and Unfair Competition Law in a Nutshell. (2013).
Print: KF3180 .J26 2013.

Mary LaFrance, Understanding Trademark Law. (2d ed. 2009).
Print: KF3180 .L34 2009.

Current Awareness & Looseleaf Services

BNA Intellectual Property Law Resource Center.
BNA Web.

Patent, Trademark and Copyright Journal (Frequency: Weekly).
BNA Web.

World Intellectual Property Report (Frequency: Monthly).
BNA Web.