by Eric Lane Intellectual property is playing a crucial role in the current clean tech boom by encouraging innovation and facilitating deployment of clean technologies.Green patents in particular are very important. Whether it be the guarantee of exclusivity in an increasingly crowded clean tech industry or the revenue streams generated by licensing proprietary technology to […]
About Eric Lane
Eric L. Lane is an intellectual property lawyer and registered U.S. patent attorney at Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps in San Diego, California, where he is Special Counsel in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group and Climate Change, Renewable Energy, and Sustainable Technology Practice.
Mr. Lane is the founder and author of GreenPatentBlog.com, a web site dedicated to discussion and analysis of intellectual property issues in clean technology and author of a recently published book – Clean Tech Intellectual Property: Eco-marks, Green Patents, and Green Innovation – published by Oxford University Press.