Chapter 9

Chapter 9 – Protecting Innovation

  • The Digital Music Distribution
    • Revolution
    • Fraunhofer and MP3
    • Napster Takes the Lead
    • iTunes Just in Time
  • Overview
  • Appropriability
  • Patents, trademarks, and copyrights
    • Patents
    • Trademarks and Service Marks
    • Copyright
  • Trade Secrets
  • The Effectiveness and Use of Protection Mechanisms
    • Wholly Proprietory Systems versus Wholly Open Systems
  • Advantages of Protection
    • Advantages of Diffusion
  • Summary of the Chapter
  • Discussion Questions
  • Suggested Further Reading
  • Endnotes
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