Posted May 14, 2007 18:44 UTC (Mon) by AJWM
In reply to: Armaggedon
Parent article: Microsoft takes on the free world (CNN)
> There is no way to render ten thousand patents invalid,
The Supreme Court's recent decision on "obviousness" probably rendered many more than that invalid, or will have when the dust settles. Each one has to be looked at individually, of course, but the "potential for damage" of each one has been greatly reduced.
Patent trolls just suffered a great reduction in their air supply.
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