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Jefferson vs. the patent trolls : a populist vision of intellectual property rights

Author: Jeffrey H Matsuura
Publisher: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jefferson was in a unique position to understand the issues of intellectual property rights. As a scientist, author, and inventor, he was a prolific creator. He was also a tireless consumer of others' works. As America's first patent commissioner, he decided which ideas merited protection and effectively created the patent review process. Jeffrey Matsuura profiles Jefferson's diverse and substantial experience with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Law
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Matsuura, Jeffrey H., 1957-
Jefferson vs. the patent trolls.
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2008
(OCoLC)846189858
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey H Matsuura
ISBN: 9780813927718 0813927714
OCLC Number: 214285997
Description: 154 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Intellectual property rights today : a chaotic environment --
Jefferson and the value of shared knowledge --
Kindred spirit to scientists and inventors --
The first patent examiner --
Jefferson battles the patent trolls --
Jefferson and the challenges of invention and innovation.
Other Titles: Jefferson versus the patent trolls
Responsibility: Jeffrey H. Matsuura.
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Of all the founding fathers, Thomas Jefferson had the most substantial direct experience with the issues surrounding intellectual property rights and their impact on creativity, invention, and  Read more...

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