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Lawyers suggest better labeling on prophetic patent applications

Phys.org - Fri 14 Jun 19

A pair of lawyers, one with Fordham University, the other, Stanford Law School, have published a Policy Forum piece in the journal Science in which they decry the use of poor labeling on prophetic ...

Scientists Are Citing Patents for Things That Don't Actually Exist

Discover Magazine - Thu 13 Jun 19

(Credit: Willrow Hood/Shutterstock) Let's say I have an idea for a great invention one day — a series of pneumatic tubes that would shoot pods with people inside between cities at hundreds ...

Lack of proof no bar to patent applications

Cosmos Magazine - Thu 13 Jun 19

Concerns have been raised regarding the influence of so-called 'prophetic patents'. Nick Carne reports.