Strategy (was Re: Improving copyright)

João Miguel Neves joao at
Sun May 16 20:56:36 UTC 2004

A Dom, 2004-05-16 às 20:19, Niall Douglas escreveu:
> True, but use of lawyers is a sign of insecurity. And insecurity in 
> the west is growing rapidly - it's a malaise.
In the USA it became a business cost. A founder of a portuguese SME that
sells software in the USA told me that they have a full-time employee
that is used to identify possible threats of litigation simply because
they can't afford litigation. If they get sued they'll close down the

Avoiding litigation is the reason they registered software patents.
						João Miguel Neves

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