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Patently Mad About Patents

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By Ian Maxwell

Recent changes in the US patent system have been promoted as a boon to the US economy, but are the benefits of these changes universal?

Ian Maxwell is a venture capitalist and Adjunct Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering at RMIT who started out his career as a physical polymer chemist. This article was first published in Chemistry in Australia.

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