[PLUG-TALK] IEEE P1817 "Consumer Ownable Digital Personal Property"

Galen Seitz galens at seitzassoc.com
Wed Mar 16 09:31:53 PDT 2011


wes wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 8:37 AM, Galen Seitz <galens at seitzassoc.com> wrote:
> 
>> Keith Lofstrom wrote:
>>> My name is on quite a few patents.  That is part of why I left
>>> the corporate world.  I don't hate corporations, but they and
>>> their customers would be more successful if patents weren't
>>> restricting innovation.  If the Lemelsons and Kearns of the
>>> world had honest jobs instead, innovation would move faster.
>>> More importantly, it would be better attuned to the real world
>>> problems of ordinary people.
>> I know about Mr. Submarine, but I not familiar with Kearns abuse of
>> the patent system.  Can you point me to a good summary?
>
> http://www.lmgtfy.com/?q=kearns+patent

Thanks, but I already did that.  There are plenty of pages out there, 
but I'd rather not wade through dozens to find one that is a 
reasonable summary.  I was hoping Keith could quickly point me to one.

-- 
Galen Seitz
galens at seitzassoc.com



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