NFT BOMBSHELL: Larva Labs sells IP rights to CryptoPunks, Meebits to Yuga Labs, creator of Bored Ape Yacht Club, which plans to give unlimited commercial rights to CryptoPunks owners

In stunning news that was rumored yesterday, the two biggest startups in creating NFTs — Larva Labs the creator of the CryptoPunks and Yuga Labs the creator of the Bored Ape Yacht Club — both announced that Yuga had acquired the intellectual property to Larva’s CryptoPunks and Meebits. The deal involves the two biggest and…

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Video: NFTs as Decentralized Intellectual Property (Decentralized IP or De-IP): A New Theory

I’m happy to be able to finally share my latest research paper on NFTs as Decentralized Intellectual Property. Decentralized intellectual property–or Decentralized IP or De-IP for short–is a new theory my article sets forth to explain the phenomenon of NFTs. The theory: we should view NFTs as creating a decentralized, alternative to the centralized copyright…

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NFTs as Decentralized IP (De-IP): A New Theory of IP

I’m happy to be able to finally share my latest research paper, “NFTs as Decentralized Intellectual Property.” This article was months in the making. It’s probably the most controversial article I’ve written. But who doesn’t like a little controversy? What is Decentralized Intellectual Property, Decentralized IP, or De-IP for short, you may ask? Check out…

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