21 May 2014

INFORMATION: "Patents can also create knowledge sharing"

National newspaper, Information, has published an opinion piece by synbio law collaborator, Jakob Wested, discussing the upcoming Danish vote on whether or not to join the EU patent court.

The Phd fellow studying IPR and Open Innovation in Synthetic Biology, questions whether we should be discussing patents in terms of good or bad but rather, how patents can be used in an open-source society.

Read the article discussing the history of patents and their knowledge sharing potential here (in Danish)