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Novell to Sun: Here's an Offer You Can't Refuse

May 13, 2008, 20:15 (9 Talkback[s])
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"On August 10, 2007, the United States District Court of Utah ruled that Novell owns the UNIX copyrights. It should be noted that at one point, SCO wanted to buy the actual UNIX IP from Novell, but did not have the cash on hand to do so at the time. Most legal experts believe that it is not possible for SCO to own the UNIX IP without owning the copyrights--so it is simply a matter of time before putting the entire issue to rest and SCO goes down in the annals of information technology history as the company that litigated its way into oblivion.

"And then what happens...?"

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