SearchOpenSource: IP Attorney: SCO's Investors Are Safe, But IT Patent Offenders Aren't
Jan 17, 2006, 18:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Stafford)
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Stafford for this link. ]
"Why is it legal for investors to give SCO money to
pursue a meritless legal case?
"Carey: I suppose that the investor could be
subject to a counterclaim brought by the defendant. To pursue such
a claim would be to swim upstream, however, because U.S. law makes
it difficult to recover attorney's fees, which is the main form of
damages caused by a frivolous lawsuit..."