Pooley: Are 3D graphics the future of patents?
What would happen if we blew up the 200-year old approach to drafting patents, and made use of 21st century communications techniques and IT?
That was the provocative question posed yesterday by WIPO Deputy Director General James Pooley, in a speech at Managing IP's International Patent Forum in London.
He raised the possibility of requiring applicants to use fewer words and more graphics, "perhaps...
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