Stealing Quidditch with a patent?

Stealing Quidditch with a patent?

John Taggen

Houston, TX

#1 Dec 8, 2010
Is this person trying to use a patent to steal Quidditch from Rowling? Is this legal? I've tried to post this in several places and haven't gotten any answer. I even tried to contact the person responsible and got no answer.

You have to go to paragraph 182 in the text and Figure 22 in the drawings to find the discussion of Quidditch. But all the rest just seems to lead up to it. Especially when you get to paragraph 201 and Figure 27.

The website is:

And a PDF of the drawings is at:

How can he do this? Or what exactly is he doing?
John Taggen

Houston, TX

#2 Dec 8, 2010
And I don't know why this forum shows me in Houston, since I'm in Dallas.

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