Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 8th May 2010 17:32 UTC
In the News Whatever products we use, I think we can all agree that the United States patent system and the US Patent and Trademark Office need a serious overhaul. Not only has the USPTO a history of granting ridiculous patents (massive prior art, obviousness, incredibly vague, the USPTO grants them all), it also has a backlog of about 750000 patent applications. The USPTO now has a plan to combat these issues - sadly, they once again display their utter incompetence.
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RE: crazy idea
by Bully on Sun 9th May 2010 08:08 UTC in reply to "crazy idea"
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The USPTO doesn't really want to solve the problem.
It's obvious that they are in the pocket of big compagnies.

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