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There are many other examples - basically software customers don't want to have to defend a patent lawsuit for a software product they bought, so vendors are often willing to include this.
Patent indemnification, are you kidding?
Posted Mar 6, 2010 1:06 UTC (Sat) by giraffedata (subscriber, #1954)
But technology does change hands, so one side or the other is taking the risk. Now, when it comes to choosing which side it should be, I think it makes sense in the general case that the supplier of the technology should take the risk, as he probably is in the better position of the two to avoid infringements and know if there are any.
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