eWeek: Novell to Use Its Patents to Protect Open-Source Programs
Oct 12, 2004, 15:15 (6 Talkback[s])
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"On Tuesday, Novell Inc. announced that it will use its patent
portfolio to protect its open-source software offerings.
"In a policy statement, Novell said it will utilize its patent
portfolio to defend against potential intellectual property attacks
on its open-source products..."