The topic on National Public Radio's "Talk of the Nation -
Science Friday" today was Technology
clip available from NPR.)
"Presidential comments last week about access to gene data
got Biotech investors worried last week, but genes are still fair
game for patents. And after taking heat over a patented "one-click"
buying system,Amazon.com executives suggested that maybe the U.S.
patent system should be changed. This hour, we'll take a look at
intellectual property in a high-tech world."
Todd Dickenson,Assistant Secretary of Commerce, Commissioner of
Patents and Trademarks
Rochelle Dreyfuss, Professor of Law, Director, Engelberg Center
on Innovation Law and Policy, New York University
Kevin Rivette,Chairman of the Board,Aurigin Systems,
Inc.Co-Author, Rembrandts in the Attic: Unlocking the Hidden Value