The Pharma Patent Paradox: How Pharma Companies Use Patents to Block Competition

Richard A Meyer
3 min readSep 22, 2023

The pharmaceutical industry plays a pivotal role in healthcare, continuously developing life-saving drugs and treatments that improve the quality of life for countless individuals worldwide. However, it’s no secret that pharmaceutical companies wield significant influence, and the patent system has often been a double-edged sword in their hands. While…

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Richard A Meyer

Marketing and Political thought leader — Writer- Audiophile