Posts Tagged: government franchise


The Supreme Crusade to Weaken Patent Rights in America

Over the years the Supreme Court has reached many controversial decisions, but in the patent space they have made statements that demonstrate just how incompetent they are …
By Gene Quinn
3 years ago 43

The Supreme Court is wrong, a patent is not a franchise

The word franchise is defined as an authorization granted by a government or company to an individual or group enabling them to carry out specified commercial activities... …
By Gene Quinn
3 years ago 73

IP rights are essential ingredients to our innovation system

"Let’s talk a bit about intellectual property rights," Undersecretary of Commerce and Director of NIST Walter Copan said at the LES Silicon Valley conference on Wednesday, …
By Gene Quinn
3 years ago 10