Code & Conduit Podcast by Bloomberg BNA
About This Show
Code & Conduit is a legal and policy podcast from Bloomberg Law focusing on all things tech, telecom, intellectual property and privacy. Each episode features interesting discussions about what’s happening in Congress, the economy, the courts, federal agencies and society. We cover everything from drones, competition policy, transatlantic data transfers, copyright and patent litigation and all things tech. Learn more at www.bna.com/legal.Read more »
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Episode 32: Talking Blockchain Patents with Ropes & Gray
3 days ago
New tech innovations usually spur a wave of companies competing to win patents for their inventions.
But with budding blockchain technology, the decision to patent isn’t always easy.
Blockchain was first created as the underpinning technology to crypocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum, which use code that is free and open to anyone. Many blockchain developers still embrace this open source ethos and resist their companies’ attempts to patent their work, Ropes & Gray LLP Intellectual property litigation partner Leslie Spencer and attorney Marta Belcher told Bloomberg Law in a recent podcast episode of Code & Conduit.Read more »
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