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IP licensing in a 3D printed world

By John F Hornick

While experts may disagree about the extent to which 3D printing will change the world, there is a growing consensus that this technology will shake up current models of IP protection and licensing

At first blush, a world where parts and products are created at home or on the factory floor using 3D printing may seem like a potential IP licensing bonanza. In reality, the technology is likely to create some IP licensing opportunities while destroying others.

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