Microsoft's Chief Patent Counsel Talks a Lot, Says Very Little

Marco will love this:

What we strive to do is integrate as well as we can with all the different business divisions to really understand where the technology investments are being made, where the innovation is occurring, what the priorities are for the future, and put a patent strategy in place that is aligned with and supports the business.

I read that entire sentence and didn't learn anything. I nearly dozed off a couple of lines in.

Why is it so difficult for companies to communicate clearly?