Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 15th May 2007 21:54 UTC, submitted by irbis
Legal "Jerry Rosenthal, chief executive officer of Open Invention Network, has just issued a statement about the Fortune article, which I take as a warning to any litigious folks out there who might be thinking about litigation against Linux that any such action will have consequences. 'We stand ready to leverage our IP portfolio to maintain the open patent environment OIN has helped create,' the statement concludes." Sun's Schwartz chimes in too.
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dirty business
by troc on Wed 16th May 2007 02:00 UTC
troc
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2006-05-01

Forget the patents and recent legal precedents. Forget the war chests and armies of lawyers; it is fud. As long as we tolerate ms' behaviour, they will carry on doing business this way.

Edited 2007-05-16 02:00

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