Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 17th Oct 2010 21:30 UTC
Legal And we have another interesting development in the ongoing and ever-expanding idiocy that is the War of the High-Fiving Lawyers Mobile Patent World War. Motorola, now a central player in this worldwide conflict that is hurting consumers' wallets and clogging legal systems all over the world, has come to HTC's rescue by seeking to invalidate the patents Apple sued HTC with earlier this year.
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r_a_trip
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2005-07-06

Broken Windows Fallacy. Having bad laws fostering litigation and hurting innovation, shouldn't be justified by saying that it feeds lawyers. There are ample worthwile area's of law to feed the lawyers. No need for idea patents to do that with make work.

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pica Member since:
2005-07-10

But, large companies have invested huge amounts of dollars in getting these patents. They won't give them for free. They will activate their lobbiists to prevent any changes in the laws. ...

I presume they will fight against until dead-lock.

pica

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