Patents4InnovationEn and Software Patents

--> [ EICTA | CfC | EIF | software industry | Buy Fair! | Patent News ] was a website started by a group around EICTA in autumn of 2004 for the purpose of lobbying the European Parliament to allow software patents. It's main arguments consists in false representation claims: corporate patent lawyers masquerading as "the industry". Some of the companies and associations initially listed by as "sponsors" are known as opponents software patents.

The website is currently (June 2006) down.

News & Chronology

Known opponents to software patents that are still listed on Patents4Innovations' supporter's page: Bull, LITTA (Lithuanian IT association), GZS (Slovenian chamber of commerce), IVSZ (Hungarian IT association).

See also

Outline -- strategic plan of EICTA



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