Home › Forums › Business and Legal › European Software Patent issues are put on delay This topic has 1 reply, 2 voices, and was last updated 17 years, 7 months ago by Anonymous. Viewing 1 reply thread Author Posts February 4, 2005 at 6:07 pm #3761 AnonymousInactive Good news if you’re a proprietor of innovation, open source etc. Bad news if you’re M$, IBM etc. http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20050203-4582.html February 7, 2005 at 8:13 am #17614 AnonymousInactive Erm… No, sorry – it might be good news for Eurolinux and people of that ilk, but it’s still good news if you are IBM, MS, etc. Bad news if you are a European Softco trying to gain patent protection in your own jurisdiction. Bad news also for European economies that were planning on attracting foreign ICT investment – that $ will all be going back to the US, from where we might have poached it. Author Posts Viewing 1 reply thread The forum ‘Business and Legal’ is closed to new topics and replies.