CNET News: The Looming Threat to U.S. High Tech's Future
Dec 02, 2004, 02:30 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Herb Wamsley)
How to Help Your Business Become an AI Early Adopter
"Our economic productivity is based on our ability to innovate.
That, in turn, is made possible by a rigorous intellectual-property
regime that protects inventors but not copycats. A big part of that
is our nation's patent system.
"The problem is that our current patent approval system is
underfunded and overburdened. That means nothing but trouble for
American technology-based companies, entrepreneurs and the American