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One can sue a thing. Such lawsuits are called "in rem". For example, one might sue some chunks of Linux source code.
One can also sue Does. For example, one might sue Linus Torvalds and Does 1 through 10,000,000,000.
IANAL TINLA YMMV YADAYADA
451 Group: Microsoft suing TomTom, not Linux, not open source
Posted Mar 1, 2009 0:28 UTC (Sun) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
Posted Mar 1, 2009 1:33 UTC (Sun) by mgb (guest, #3226)
I have no idea of the number of suable fictitious persons (e.g. corporations) so I added a few billion Does to bring the count up to a nice round number. One traditionally specifies more Does than one thinks one will need.
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