InformationWeek: Linux, Open Source Get Patent Protection Program
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Started by: zoobabzoobab
Date: 09 Dec 2008 23:25
Number of posts: 1
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Summary:
The Linux Defenders program, sponsored by the Software Freedom Law Center and the Linux Foundation, is designed to address intellectual property concerns about meritless patents for the Linux and open source community. The program solicits prior art to help invalidate and reject poor quality patent applications and patents, while encouraging high quality inventions and defensive applications.
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