Software patents are crumbling, thanks to the Supreme Court | Vox


.. Software patent holders will know that if they take a case to trial, there’s a high probability that their patent will be destroyed — meaning they not only lose that case but also lose the ability to use the patent against other defendants.

That will make plaintiffs — and especially trolls wielding patents of dubious quality — more gun-shy, giving defendants a lot more bargaining power.

via Software patents are crumbling, thanks to the Supreme Court – Vox.

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