Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 8th Oct 2012 09:24 UTC
Legal The failing US patent system is getting ever more mainstream - The New York Times is running a long and details piece on the failings of the system, especially in relation to the technology industry most of us hold so dearly. Most of the stuff in there isn't new to us - but there's two things in the article I want to highlight.
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JAlexoid
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2009-05-19

Thus anyone who says that the law is working as intended is delusional.

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Lennie Member since:
2007-09-22

Only if you add: in this particular industry.

I'm sure there are industries or even parts of this particular industry where it is still useful.

But in this case it obviously does not work.

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kwanbis Member since:
2005-07-06

I bet it doesn't works on most industries.

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