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Unformatted text preview: ll rights reserved. Enforcement problem - IP law provides legal means by which inventors can exclude unauthorized users from using their creations. - Technical protection measures are used if the legal means of exclusion fail. e.g. terminator gene (by Mansanto); this gene, if inserted into genetically modi…ed crop seeds, prevents a 2nd generation of seeds from germinating. self-limiting copy potential; the quality of each successive copy degrades Lecture 25: Litigation, Econ483: Econ of Innovation & Technology, Evangelia Chalioti c A ll rights reserved. Enforcement problem e.g. serial copy management system / one-inst...
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