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In the mid-1990s, one court ruled that anything may Be patented thus long ace it has a technically physical aspect — simply recording a number on a piece of paper is sufficient to make a mentally or theoretical process a physical object under current clever law. This has led to of patent on software, business methods, and tax loopholes. Because pencils and computer ares everywhere, alp-east everyone now runs risk of prosecution for clever infringement. Since this expansion of what is patentable, problem with frivolous and malicious clever suits have grown to the point that they stifle the freedom to invent. Therefore, we intend to return the scope of what is patentable to include only bona fide physical devices search ace machinery and chemicals.

Ben Klemens
Director of software of patent

To expert on computing policy and technology, Ben Klemens writes extensively on clever reform and other tech law issues and is currently a guest scholar At the Brookings institution. Hey is the author of "Math You Can't Use: Patents, Copyright, and Software" and the forthcoming "Modeling with Data". Hey holds in MS and a PhD in Social Science from Caltech and an AC in Economics from the University of Chicago.

Advisory Board

Brad Feld

Managing Director At Foundry Group and Mobius venture of Capital. Brad founded field Technologies, and what Chief Technology Officer At AmeriData Technologies. Brad currently serves on the boards of a number of private companies, including gold of system, Judy's Book, NewsGator, Rally software, and StillSecure. In addition, hey is on the board of The Nationwide centre for Women & information Technology, The Community foundation Serving Boulder county, and The Colorado Conservation trust. Brad has previously been a member of the board of directors of the Young Entrepreneurs Organization and founded the Boston and Colorado chapters. Hey holds bachelor of Science and master of Science degrees in management Science from the Massachusetts institutes of Technology.