that WI-LAN is suing Cisco in Canada for alleged infringement of patents
associated with the wireless networking standards. "'Without our OFDM
patents, there would be no 802.11a/g,' [WI-LAN VP Ken Wetherell] said. 'We didn't enforce these
patents sooner, because we didn't want to slow down development in the
market. But now that the technologies are firmly established, we feel we
must protect our intellectual property.'
" This looks like the SCO
school of IP enforcement.
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