Make it illegal to patent living things. It is not only unethical but also potentially dangerous for us all. There should be no patents on seeds or plant varieties, strains of bacteria or viruses, DNA, or any genetically modified organism. Information/Resources: Greenpeace: http://www.greenpeace.org/international/campaigns/genetic-engineering/ge-agriculture-and-genetic-pol/patents-on-life DNA Patents Create Monopolies ...more »
Charge decision makers at any polluting business who buys a patent for a cleaner technology - simply to make sure it never comes to market - with treason or crimes against humanity. At the very least it should be illegal to buy a patent for the purposes of keeping it from being produced and given the amount of money at stake penalties must be severe. A one percent increase in an engines efficiency means trillions ...more »
The process of searching, sorting, segmenting, analyzing, matching, and monetizing patents will be greatly accelerated by the USPTO requiring that all patents are published in RDFa format.
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