Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 15th May 2010 08:49 UTC, submitted by kragil
Amiga & AROS A few weeks ago, Novell and Red Hat jointly fended off a patent infringement suit thrown their way by a patent troll. The patent in question more or less came down to the concept of virtual desktops - and thanks to Groklaw, several people helped in finding cases of prior art. The most interesting one of all? A carefully restored and working Amiga 1000 demonstrated to the judge and jury.
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About the patent
by darkcoder on Mon 17th May 2010 00:05 UTC
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Any legal person want to add to the case, about what happend when a patent is found not valid cause of previous work like in this case? Do it get revoked?

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