[linux-elitists] MP3 patents

Rick Moen rick@linuxmafia.com
Tue Sep 4 17:42:44 PDT 2001

begin M. Drew Streib quotation:

> I'd appreciate a link to this license grant. One does not need to show
> a pattern of enforcement in patents, unlike copyright or trademark
> infringements, so an implied license or lack of enforcement up to this
> point probably doesn't do us much good.

It's been too long since my classes in business law, so I can't recall
clearly:  Can you actually lose US copyright by not opposing infringers?
I'm not finding that in 17 USC.

Rick Moen                                          ROMANI, ITE DOMVM!

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