[Linux-aus] Re: [Osia-discuss] SWPAT: no spwats 4 Xmas -- big surprise in Brussels!
brendon.chase at zdnet.com.au
Wed Dec 22 08:53:02 UTC 2004
> BIG SURPRISE IN BRUSSELS:
> EU COUNCIL TAKES SOFTWARE PATENT DIRECTIVE OFF ITS AGENDA
> DURING TODAY'S MEETING, ACCOMODATING A REQUEST BY POLAND
> Undersecretary Wlodzimierz Marcinski asks for additional time to prepare a
> "constructive declaration" -- Software patent debate is wide open--
> patent critics: "The Polish government deserves greatest admiration for
Must have been the power of the t-shirt:
Anyone know where one can find something similar in Aust?
On a serious note there is a story on patents in AU on the front of the
Builder Web site today, with comment from both sides of the patent debate.
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