Lotus wins latest skirmish against Borland

Freedman, Beth
August 1993
PC Week;8/16/93, Vol. 10 Issue 32, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the development of Borland International Inc.'s lawsuit with Lotus Development Corp. Borland's Quattro Pro for DOS and Windows spreadsheets' macro key reader's infringement on Lotus copyrights for 1-2-3; Ability of macro key reader to allow Quattro Pro users to run macros created with 1-2-3; Borland's filing of a motion to appeal; Lotus' filing of a motion to block Borland's appeal.


Related Articles

  • Final appeal. Freedman, Beth // PC Week;4/11/94, Vol. 11 Issue 14, p159 

    Reports on Borland International Inc.'s appeal on a patent-infringement suit. Presentation of final arguments by Borland and Lotus Development Corp.; Expectation of decision.

  • High court unlikely to hear Lotus appeal, experts say.  // PC Week;4/3/95, Vol. 12 Issue 13, p91 

    Reports that Lotus Development Corp. plans to ask the US Supreme Court to reverse an appeals court decision that cleared Borland International of copyright infringement. Feedback from industry executives.

  • High court to review copyright.  // InfoWorld;10/2/95, Vol. 17 Issue 40, p3 

    Reports on the US Supreme Court's agreement to review the five-year copyright infringement suit filed by Lotus Development Corp. against Borland International Inc.

  • Borland appeal in Lotus case returns to square one. Morrissey, Jane // PC Week;8/8/94, Vol. 11 Issue 31, p108 

    Reports that the United States Supreme Court appointment of Judge Stephen Breyer forces Borland International Inc. to start over in its appeal of the copyright-infringement judgment favoring rival Lotus Development Corporation. Schedule of damages trial; Borland's financial performance in the...

  • Supreme Court agrees to hear case on copyright of software.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/16/95, Vol. 6 Issue 38, p19 

    Reports on a decision by the US Supreme Court to review a computer program copyright suit filed by Lotus Development Corp. against Borland International Inc. Infringement investigation for Lotus 1-2-3 software commands; Potential of the project for changing copyright interpretations.

  • Lotus v. Borland: Menu command hierarchy of computer... Mota, Sue Ann // Communications & the Law;Jun96, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p59 

    Deals with copyrighting and US Congress' ability to enact copyright and patent laws. Reference to the Copyright Act of 1976; Purpose of the National Commission on New Technological Uses of Copyrighted Works (CONTU); Information on Lotus Development Corporation's action against Borland...

  • Good news in threes for Borland. Dancer, Helen // Australian Personal Computer;Apr95, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p26 

    Reports that Borland won its appeal against the copyright infringement lawsuit filed by Lotus Development. History of the case; Judges' findings that Lotus' Quattro Pro spreadsheet is not a copyritable material; Significance of the court's decision on the future of intellectual property and...

  • Appellate win for Borland may limit `look and feel' cases. Barney, Doug // InfoWorld;3/20/95, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p28 

    Reports on the implications of a ruling by the US Court of Appeals that cleared Borland International Inc. in a copyright infringement suit brought by Lotus Development Corp. Potential legal precedent that will limit the scope of future intellectual property disputes; Lotus' claims that Borland...

  • Ghosts in the machinery. Frew, Andreas // New Scientist;2/24/96, Vol. 149 Issue 2018, p48 

    Presents updates on regulations affecting science and technology in the United States, as of February 1996. Case filed by Lotus Development against Borland International; Key issues being discussed by Republican presidential candidates.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics