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    "The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living." Cicero

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    Patent law can be very tricky, let's see how the M$ appeal turns out.

    I successfully got a patent revoked once, but that was easy, I was able to demonstrate prior usage and common knowledge for years preceeding the patent in question. In that case there was no question of infringement.

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    Was that when Lucas appealed against the patent for self-darkening welding glasses on the grounds that they had been producing a range of self dimming and auto-extinguishing products for many years?
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    Default Re: M/S Word.Crikey.

    Quote Originally Posted by R2x1 View Post
    Was that when Lucas appealed against the patent for self-darkening welding glasses on the grounds that they had been producing a range of self dimming and auto-extinguishing products for many years?
    No,no, it was years after I had left Lucas and come out into the light !

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