Inquirer: Red Hat joins push against software patents
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Started by: ggiedkeggiedke
Date: 06 Feb 2011 20:01
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Linux vendorRed Hat [...] wants to improve the US patent system so that it and other firms can challenge poor quality software patents. The company joined a host of others in the industry in sending an amicus brief to the US Supreme Court. In the brief the firms explain that the burden of proof required to invalidate bogus software patents holds back innovation and needs changing. The Amicus Brief (pdf) was filed in the case Microsoft v. i4i Limited Partnership [...].
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