Enforcing patents in the era of 3D printing

By Ballardini, R. M., Norrgard, M., Minssen, T.

This article explores relevant European laws and doctrines of patent infringement with emphasis on 3D printing.

Considering the difficulties that patent owners can face in pursuing direct patent infringement actions in the rapidly evolving era of 3DP, we suggest that they will probably direct their efforts towards indirect patent infringement strategies. …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice