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  • How Does 3D Printing Impact the IP Ecosystem? Challenges and Risk Mitigation

    The advent of 3D printing promises the rapid and inexpensive creation of objects and prototypes.

    It also holds the potential to disrupt the intellectual property (IP) frameworks that govern key activities in supply chains and traditional manufacturing. As with other disruptive technologies that offer greater control to consumers (the photocopier, the video recorder and peer-to peer file sharing technology), IP laws struggle to keep pace with the rapid changes that 3D printing enables.

    Will 3D printing be disruptive to established manufacturing processes and supply chains?