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How Street Smart Engineers Handle a Cease And Desist

by Larry Chiang on April 1, 2017

By Larry Chiang
I am always curious: Will you fold or will you focus when you’re hit with a #CeaseAndDesist?!
Larry Chiang (@LarryChiang)
a C&D is a form of energy. Like a Jedi leverages the hypothetical force of “G” (gravity), thank the energy #26Feb2013 #CeaseAndDesist

Texas Exes (@TexasExes)
Who drives disruptive innovation? The disgruntled engineer. “Always listen to the disgruntled engineer.” cc: @CockrellSchool

Larry Chiang (@LarryChiang)
The problem w/making an engineer mad is that we can execute. See…

Larry Chiang (@LarryChiang)
Will you be bullied by a C&D!?! Cease and desists are a common tool to beat sheep into submission. 

Larry Chiang (@LarryChiang)
Most people’s understanding of the law is from a rando telling them verbally what the law is

Elon Musk (@elonmusk)
Reading the source material is better than reading other people’s opinions about the source material…

See my TechCrunch article about how SSElabs / StartX was started by Stanford engineers in the face of a threatening 


 Larry Chiang (@LarryChiang)
4/2/17, 9:54 AM
A whopper of a C&D was emailed from the business school to the StartX cofounders…

 Larry Chiang (@LarryChiang)
4/19/16, 12:50 AM
Stanford Students Build Their Own Y Combinator | TechCrunch. Cc @Cookie…

Larry Chiang (@LarryChiang)
I am solo founder of #CalEweek because I took the energy and accolades via C&D #26Feb2013 and parlay’d.


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