If we could outlaw sociopaths, we wouldn't have a need for IP laws in the first place.
Do you wish to claim that without patents, those nice thing would not be made?
Perhaps it would take more time, effort and money to make those things, but that is debatable.
Patents are also why we can't have nice things that share some property with a patented thing.
Patents are also why those nice things are more expensive.
On the other hand, it's great protection against drunk emails.
It's in the law; the presidant can't lie.
Every little picofarad has a nanohenry all its own. -- Don Vonada