For the past 10 years, Meru
Foundation's original "flame-letter" sculptures have been misused,
abused, and misrepresented by a self-promoting plagiarist who
masquerades as a scientist, and who is obsessed with the golden mean spiral. Forced association with
this aggressive plagiarist, and his odd, untrue, and unscientific
claims, has damaged our work and our
reputation. Based on its review of the evidence, the United States
Court for the Western District of New York at Rochester has now
our copyrights as valid and enforceable, has found that the plagiarist
acted willfully and maliciously, and has provided us with proper
The plagiarist and his associates also created false and disparaging
and work histories, anti-Semitic characterizations, false claims of
and even falsified mathematics to rationalize their behavior. All of
claims were dismissed "with prejudice" by the court.
Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Order, call for the
a public Corrective
Notice on the Internet.
To view the Corrective Notice and for further legal information: click here.
For the titles of works
containing plagiarized material, as they are listed in the
court-adjudicated Findings of
Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Order: click here.
To return from these two pages to Meru
Foundation's website, use the "BACK" button on your browser.
For a technical discussion
and information on the golden mean spiral: click here.
Thank you all for your
patience, your understanding, and your support of the integrity of