Mr. Bass recently filed two new patent challenges on a not-for-profit basis. As an advocate for drug affordability, his efforts seek to raise awareness for the high prices consumers pay for medicines in the United States.
Mr. Bass founded the Barefoot Economic Summit, a two-day economic summit held at Barefoot Ranch in Texas. The event is designed to bring together some of the world's thought leaders in economics, politics, government and asset management to discuss a variety of issues.
As a Troops First Foundation Board Member, Mr. Bass, supports injured and noninjured veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts. Recognizing that the friction going from the armed forces to the civilian world is enormous, the Troops First Foundation provides meaningful assistance to military service members through mentorships, reintegration programs and career assistance.