Last updated November 11, 1998.
Much of the information on this web site has not been revised since
June, 1994. For more current information on software patents please
visit the League for Programming
Freedom web site.
Companies Opposed to Software Patents
Companies Concerned by Software Patents
- Sun - Sun
has pointed to a number of problems that currently exist with software
patents, but does not have a company wide public policy.
- Time Warner
Companies in Favor of Software Patents
- Prior to the Stac v. Microsoft verdict.
- SGI - SGI's
being in favor of software patents is a little hard to understand.
The League for Programming Freedom
The Patent Office is currently holding hearings on the subject of
software patents. I represented the League for Programming Freedom.
I filed the LPF submissions and also presented oral testimony.
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