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Patent lawyers

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Patent and licensing, 1950-1978

Accession: 1825-IIdentifier: 1825-I-XI.
Scope and Content:

Includes the files of patent attorney W.E. Cleaver and copies of domestic, and foreign licensing agreements.

Dates: 1950-1978

Seymour Yuter collection of Technitrol, Inc., lawsuit records

Accession: 1901

The collection consists of copies of trial records collected by Seymour C. Yuter (dates unknown), a patent attorney for Technitrol, Inc. They include documents from the interlocking suits of Technitrol v. Control Data Corp., Technitrol v. Sperry Rand, and Technitrol v. U.S.A., which came to trial between the late 1950s and the mid 1970s. The principal point at issue was, who was the inventor of the magnetic storage drum. The records provide a fascinating picture of the early history of the computer industry and trace the role played by the military in the years immediately after World War II.

Dates: 1945-1976