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Fairytale for 2019: GNOME to battle a patent troll in court

Alister Silver badge

It is my understanding that the USPTO are happy to grant Patents without much checking, and rely on subsequent litigation to clarify the veracity and validity of the claim.

Let's hope in this case the Patent is struck down.

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