ArsTechnica: Week in tech policy: "First thing, let's kill all the lawyers" edition
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Date: 09 Feb 2009 16:48
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Summary:
Software patents have been a fantastic source of innovation... among patent attorneys. Their value to the software industry as a whole is rather more dubious. But are they even legitimate? The Supreme Court hasn't directly addressed the question in decades, but in a thorough analysis for Ars, Tim Lee finds reason to think they're the legal equivalent of vaporware.
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