TITLE

Patent system running amok

AUTHOR(S)
Levenson, M. David
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Microlithography World;May2003, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Discusses the increase in lawsuits regarding the patent systems over aspects of lithographic technology in the U.S. Patent infringement claims filed by Nikon against ASML; Effect of the lawsuits on the competition between lithography companies; Purpose of a patent.
ACCESSION #
9926166

 

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