Legal Technology News

Tesla Wants Other Companies Using its Ideas to Improve Electric Car Industry
Download PDF

Optimized-tesla1

The CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk, said on Thursday that the car maker will not sue anyone who uses the patented technology from the company ‘in good faith,’ according to The Huffington Post. Musk hopes that this will help to create a larger industry for vehicles that can be recharged.

“If we clear a path to the creation of electric vehicles, but then lay intellectual property landmines behind us to inhibit others, we are acting in a manner contrary to that goal,” Musk wrote in a blog post. “Tesla will not initiate patent lawsuits against anyone who, in good faith, wants to use our technology.”

  
What
Where


Musk originally acquired the patents in an effort to keep the secrets of Tesla quiet so the company could destroy the competition. Now, Musk says that big players in the industry do not show interest in Tesla’s work.

Musk said that he is disappointed with the lack of investing done by large car companies in electric cars. This is why Musk wants others to use the technology of Tesla to help the industry move forward.

“Our true competition is not the small trickle of non-Tesla electric cars being produced,” he wrote in the blog post, “but rather the enormous flood of gasoline cars pouring out of the world’s factories every day.”

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Defense Attorney with 3-4 years of litigation experience

USA-CA-San Francisco

San Francisco office of our client seeks defense attorney with 3-4 years of solid litigation experie...

Apply Now

Litigation Attorney with 4+ years of experience

USA-MD-Baltimore

Baltimore office of our client seeks litigation attorney with 4+ years of experience. The candidate ...

Apply Now

Attorney with 2+ years of experience in civil litigation

USA-CA-Sacramento

Sacramento office of our client seeks attorney with 2+ years of experience in civil litigation. The ...

Apply Now

Labor and Employment Attorney with 3-4 years of litigation experience

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office of our client seeks labor and employment attorney with 3-4 years of litigation ex...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Attorney

USA-NM-Corrales

Part and Full Time Attorneys, licensed and in good standing in NM. Minimum of 3-5 years of experienc...

Apply now

Medical Malpractice Paralegal

USA-NY-New York City

Looking for an experienced medical malpractice paralegal to join our team. Will be working on wel...

Apply now

Medical Malpractice Attorney

USA-NY-New York City

Looking for an experienced medical malpractice attorney to join our team. Will be working on well...

Apply now

Legal Assistant / Secretary

USA-IN-Terre Haute

Legal Assistant / Secretary needed for bankruptcy law firm. Duties include answering telephones, sch...

Apply now

Most Popular

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top