TITLE

High-tech patent squabbles rise in new economy

AUTHOR(S)
Silva, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;4/23/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 17, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the growing problems in business methods patents in the high technology industry in the United States. Actions taken by legislators to address the problems; Importance of patent protection to the industry.
ACCESSION #
4403244

 

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