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Business: Patents, Should You Panic?

Over the past year or so, discussions of the patenting system in publications read by the entertainment technology industry have fostered some misconceptions about what patents can and cannot do. Panic may have resulted from questions such as: (1) Should we file patent applications on our products or methods? (2) Are we vulnerable to attack by patent holders? (3) Should we be enforcing our patents? and (4) Are patents good or bad for the industry? Because awareness of patent issues generally

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