Tue Jun 13 20:41:28 PDT 2006
On 13-Jun-2006, Jonathan Corbet wrote:
> Additionally, lawyers are making claims of "prior art," which
> has become a popular defense in cases where a company is seeking
> to invalidate a patent.
> Prior art - it's what the cool people are doing.
With luck, it might even become *so* cool that the check for prior art
is made *before* the patent is granted. But for such a novel idea, it
might take some time to implement that.
\ "I know you believe you understood what you think I said, but I |
`\ am not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I |
_o__) meant." -- Robert J. McCloskey |
Ben Finney <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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