the state of the law is that corporations are impersonal entities with all the privileges of people, but no expectation of "civility". we tell them they can do whatever they can get away with, and we'll only judge them by stock price and dividends. it's all our fault, and not surprising that the IP protection racket is profoundly damaging to society.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.