Blue Origin [is] without a high degree of knowledge and sophistication about the space industry.
Blue Origin has not yet succeeded in creating a reliable suborbital spacecraft, despite spending over 10 years in development.
Key for SpaceX, Rush said, is the provision of U.S. patent law that says the mere description of an invention in the public sphere is enough to block another would-be inventor from patenting it. In other words, Blue Origin’s patent “treads on technology that existed way before Blue Origin filed for the patent application,” and should therefore be struck down.
Bezos wants to take the ball and go home, but it isn't his ball to take.