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Verizon jumps deeper into open source


RPX: Taking on the patent trolls


Fear and Open Source Intellectual Property in Las Enterprise


Open Invention Network Takes in OpenStack


Interview: Keith Bergelt Discusses Open Invention Network


Patent trolls target their next victim: Cloud computing


Open Invention Network Expands to OpenStack, Cloud


Open Invention Network Expands to OpenStack, Cloud


Google to co-head open-source patent defense alliance


Google joins Open Invention Network patent commons as a full member


Google Joins Linux and Open-Source Patent-Protection Group


Focused on Patents, Google Joins Board of Open Invention Network


Google increases commitment to defending open-source software projects from patent trolls


Google Joins the Open Invention network Board


Google ya es miembro completo de la Open Invention Network


Google wird Vollmitglied des Open Invention Network


Google Joins Board of Open Invention Network


Dropbox se une a Open Invention Network


Patentes y Open Source: compatibles a la fuerza


Dropbox Patent Deal Highlights Open Source Growth in the Cloud


Google expands its open-source commitment


Google deepens involvement in open-source patent effort


Google expands its open-source commitment, joins Open Inventions Network as full member


Google joins Triangle-based open source initiative


Google Joins the OIN Board, Strengthens its Commitment to Open-source


Google e OIN in difesa dell’open source


Google werpt zich op als Linux-beschermheer


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Google expands its open-source commitment, joins Open Invention Network as full member


4 ways open source protects you against software patents


Dropbox Patent Deal Highlights Open Source Growth in the Cloud


Dropbox joins Linux patent protection hit squad


Open Season
This article first appeared in Intellectual Asset Management magazine issue 59, published by The IP Media Group. To view the issue in full, please go to www.iam-magazine.com.


Amid the Patent Wars, a Powerful Pact of Non-Aggression


Seeking Prior Art Where It Most Often Is Found in Software


Interview with Linux Defender Armijn Hemel from OIN


Open Invention Network: Industry Unification Terminates Trolls


Linux Patent Defense Group Expands Open-Source Protection


Linux Gets a Bigger Shield Against Patent Attacks


A New Way to End the Patent Madness


2012 IP Monetisation: Generating Revenue and Building Shareholder Return
This article first appeared in the IP Monetisation Yearbook 2012, a supplement to Intellectual Asset Management, published by The IP Media Group. To view the publication in full, please go to www.iam-magazine.com.


DOJ Terminates 3 Investigations Into Acquisitions in Hi-Tech Sector


US-Justiz stimmt Verkauf von Nortel-Patenten zu


Justice Department Approves Apple's Purchases of Nortel, Novell Patents


Regulators to Google: You Can Buy Motorola, But We Still Don't Trust You


US DoJ investigation into Novell/CPTN deal over


DOJ clears Apple-Microsoft-RIM deal to buy Nortel patents


DOJ greenlights bid by Apple, Microsoft and RIM to buy Nortel patents


OIN Says Collaborative Linux Ecosystem Grew 60 Percent Last Year


Open Invention Network Highlights Strong 2011 Licensing Performance


Open Invention Network Highlights Strong 2011 Licensing Performance


Open Invention Network Highlights Strong 2011 Licensing Performance


Open Invention Network: A Defensive Patent Pool for Open Source Projects and Businesses


Open Invention Network Highlights Strong 2011 Licensing Performance s


Open Invention Network Shelters More Open Source Technologies from Licensing Battles


Open Invention Network Expands Its Linux Definition and Coverage


Linux Patent Defense Group Expands Open-Source Protection


The Open Source Movement Enlarges Its Shield


The Register: Facebook, HP, and OpenStack Join Linux patent shield


Slashdot: Linux Patent Protection Network Lures Facebook, HP


LWN: The Open Invention Network announces lots of new members


Groklaw: Open Invention Network Takes on Mass - Facebook and HP Join


ZDNet: Microsoft gets Novell's Patents rights but must share them with Open-Source Software


IDG/NetworkWorld/CIO/PC World/ComputerWorld/ITWorld: Linux patent protection network gets boost from Facebook, HP


Law360: DoJ Forces Changes to Novell-Microsoft Group IP Deal


IDG/NetworkWorld/CIO/PC World/ComputerWorld/ITWorld: DoJ Limits Microsoft's Purchase of Novell Patents


ZDNet Asia: DoJ Forces Changes in Novel Patent Deal


ITWire: Novell Sale - DoJ Strictures on Microsoft


TechEye: Microsoft Forbidden to Keep Novell Patents


The Inquirer: Microsoft Must Change its Novell Patents Bid


ITProPortal: Facebook, HP and OpenStack Pledge to Protect Linux


Redmond Developer: Microsoft Holding Co. Changes Novell Patent Deal to Address DoJ Open Source Concerns


Ostatic: Offline Two Days - What Did I Miss?


ITJungle: Antitrusters Nod Attachmate's Novell Buy


Linux Insider / ECT News Network: Does the DoJ Have FOSS' Back?


InternetNews.com: Will Open Invention Network Growth Stop Patent Feuds?


Canonical Mozilla, Viacom, FSU, USC: Intellectual Property


Mozilla Becomes Open Invention Network Licensee


Firefox maker Mozilla joins Linux group with IBM, Red Hat


Why Patent Consortia are a Good Thing


Canonical Becomes First Associate Member of the Open Invention Network


Bergelt calls Canonical membership part of new OIN strategy


The Open Invention Network launches Associate Member program


Canonical Assimilated by the OIN Borg


Ubuntu Daddy in Patent Class of its Own


VoIP service provider Ooma joins Linux patent protection club


OIN Extends Linux Ecosystem as Guest-tek Becomes Licensee


Microsoft Trains Linux Patent Crosshairs On Android


IBM: Open Source's Friend? Not So Much Now


Google blesses Hadoop with MapReduce patent license


Ulteo na Open Invention Network


Trendspotting in 2010 and Beyond: The Future of IP in a Linux-Enabled World


CIOs are using open source software at big business: US CIOs are backing open source


Group of Microsoft Rivals Nears Patent Deal in Bid to Protect Linux


OIN outmanuevers Microsoft, buys Linux patents


Pro-Linux group nabs Microsoft patents


Report: Rivals eye Microsoft's former Linux patents


OIN suggests patent reform on the fly


OIN outmanuevers Microsoft, buys Linux patents


What Microsoft Doesn't Get - And What I Hope You Do


Microsoft could hand patents to Linux firms: Company said to be close to deal with open-source group


IBM, Red Hat Group Buys 22 Linux-Related Patents


OIN disposal squad takes out 22 patent land mines


Microsoft Foes Aim to Snatch Patent Advantage in Linux Tussle


OIN secures ex-Microsoft Linux patents


Just how valuable are those 'Linux-related' Microsoft patents?


Red Hat accuses Microsoft of patent FUD


Microsoft Sale Of Linux Patents Roils Open Sourcers


Steep Climb for Microsoft's Next Open Source Advocate


Open Invention Network Snags Microsoft Patents


Microsoft and A Patent Checkmate of My Dreams


Troll blockers take Microsoft SGI patents


Microsoft rivals to purchase 22 patents to defend Linux


If Microsoft really wants to be friends with Linux...


Microsoft Extends Olive Branch To Open-Source Groups


Microsoft, Linux, Patents, Open Source and Communists


Why did open source group buy Microsoft patents? Or did they?


Will Former Microsoft Patents Help Protect Linux?


Microsoft Linux-bashing hits a nerve


Linux Defenders Prep to Buy Old Microsoft Patents


Open Source Group Buys Microsoft Patents to Ward Off Patent Trolls


Linux backers rally against Microsoft patents


Linux group buys up 22 patents


What do Linux vendors want with those former Microsoft graphics patents?


Report: Microsoft rivals near Linux patent deal


Open source group buys old Microsoft patents to protect Linux


Group buys Microsoft patents to protect Linux


Microsoft Catches Flak for Selling Linux-Related Patents


Microsoft's Linux soap opera continues with a very wild week


Linux buys Microsoft patents


Linux Foundation to Microsoft: stop secretly attacking Linux


Microsoft in Linux patent mystery


Linux Foundation: Microsoft caught playing dirty with patents


Open source group buys up Microsoft patents


Open Invention Network purchases former Microsoft patents


The Curious Case of the OIN Patent Coup


Microsoft Funds Open Source CodePlex Foundation


Red Hat's not amused at Microsoft's patent auction


Microsoft (MSFT) Patents Change Hands


Attack of the Patent Proxies


Linux group nabs ex-Microsoft patents


Open Invention Network veut protıger Linux de Microsoft


Bruce Perens arber den Patentstreit zwischen Microsoft und TomTom Gesendet von hjb am Do


Linux foundation chew the FAT


Linux Foundation: Let's kill Microsoft's FAT


Microsoft v. TomTom heading for round 2?


Microsoft und TomTom einigen sich


Redmond backs off, settles TomTom patent suit


OIN: TomTom settlement is no win for Microsoft, expect challenge


Microsoft-TomTom settlement doesn't end war


TomTom et Microsoft entırinent un accord amiable


Microsoft, TomTom settle patent disputee


Microsoft, TomTom Settle Patent Dispute


TomTom, Microsoft Settle Patent Dispute


Microsoft, TomTom Settle Patent Infringement Case


Microsoft and TomTom settle patent dispute


TomTom - "Settled, But Not Over Yet" says SFLC


TomTom agrees settlement with Microsoft, which gets the licensing income it was after


Microsoft goes BamBam on TomTom (and Linux?)


Open Invention Network Extends The Linux Ecosystem As TomTom Becomes Licensee


TomTom flexes Linux muscle in Microsoft's face, signs up to Open Invention Network


Linux Barbies Battle the Command Line


TomTom joins patent coalition amid Microsoft patent showdown


TomTom Gains Linux Patent Allies


TomTom joins Linux protection group


TomTom tells Ballmer tear down this wall


TomTom joins open-source patent collective


TomTom joins Linux-defence group


TomTom Sics Linux Defenders On Microsoft


TomTom gets allies in Microsoft Linux patent lawsuit fight


TomTom Gains Linux Patent Allies


TomTom calls in the 'Linux Defenders'


TomTom, Open Source, Microsoft and Death by Reactive Management


TomTom girds vs. Microsoft with Linux license


TomTom gets Linux patent help from OIN


TomTom becomes Linux licensee, minds are filled with wonder


TomTom Becomes Linux Licensee, Countersues Microsoft


TomTom Joins Open Invention Network


TomTom Tackles Microsoft in Patent Dispute


In the middle of a lawsuit with Microsoft, TomTom joins the Open Invention Network


Buffer overflow: TomTom joins OSS patent group, free Blender book, Chrome for Linux, Ubuntu end of life


Vendor of Linux-Based Devices Ups the Ante in Legal Face-Off Against Microsoft TomTom joins the Open Invention Network


TomTom joins Linux patent defence body


TomTom added to my "Good Companies" list


TomTom gets allies in Microsoft Linux patent lawsuit fight


TomTom Suit Doesn't Appear To Be a Threat To Linux


Enderle on TomTom - Here We Go Again - Updated


OIN: Microsoft lawsuit won't slow Linux's lead in mobile market


Open-Source Leaders Speak Out on TomTom Case


Microsoft Tom-Tom patent case is good for Linux


Microsoft goes after TomTom -- and Linux


The Beat Of The TomTom, Pt. 2


Microsoft Tom-Tom patent case is good for Linux


Bang the TomTom slowly


Linux Foundation ready to fight Microsoft if TomTom lawsuit involves Linux kernel


Open-source leaders see Microsoft-TomTom suit as a threat


Microsoft sues Linux-based vendor over patents


Microsoft suit over FAT patents could open OSS Pandora's Box


Microsoft suit "provocative," legal eagle says


Microsoft's Battle with TomTom: Shape of Things to Come?


Microsoft-Klage bedroht Linux


Linux Foundation: kom maar op met claim


Open-Source-Community sieht Microsoft-Klage als Gefahr


Microsoft-Patentstreit mit Tomtom als Probe auf's Exempel


Microsoft demanda a fabricantes de productos basados en Linux


Mıjligt patenthot mot Linux


Pierwszy w historii pozew Microsoftu przeciw Open Source


Microsoft заявляет свои права на Файловую систему FAT32


Microsoft-Klage: ıZum Nachteil für die Softwareindustrieı


LinuxDefenders.org Launches To Fight Patent Trolls


Famed Patent Firm Backs Study on Touchy Subject


LOpen Source S'organise Pour Se Prımunir De Brevets Abusifs


Linux защитят от Microsoft и дРугих ?@5Aл5до20⪙л5й


Linux Defenders Rail Against Dubious Patents

Patent, Trademark, and Copyright
Open Invention Network Announces Linux Defenders Prior Art Resource Program


Linux Defenders: A Little Help From Our Friends


Linux Defenders - That Would Be You Guys, Actually


File Your Open Source Code With Linux Defenders

OIN Gets a New Anti-Patent Charter


Linux Defenders to protect open source from patent suits


Linux Defenders: Go-Betweens to Police Patent Trolls


Firms Aim to Ease Patent Risks for Linux Users


A No-Fly Zone To Protect Linux From Patent Trolls


Linux, Open Source Get Patent Protection Program


Consortium launches 'LinuxDefenders'


Linux, Open Source Get Patent Protection Program


Open-Source Companies Band Together To Fend Off Patent Trolls (IBM)


Linux Defender - A New Free Initiative To Protect Open Source Software


Open Source Community Combats Trollsx


Linux Defenders To Guard Against Software Patents


New Patent Aggregator RPX May Have An Oedipal Complex


Research and Markets: This Report from Assets to Profits: Competing for IP Value & Return is Now Available

Software Patents: Start-up Sells Troll Insurance


If You Cant Beat Patent Trolls, Join Them


Auction Of Intangibles Attracts NASA, Private Investors


Scarecrow Strategy


Google's Patents At Risk?


A Prayer for Microsoft


Open Invention Network (OIN) Gets New Leadership


Meet Open Invention Network CEO Keith Bergelt (video)



Keith Bergelt at Oscon 2008


Google Becomes OIN's First End User Licensee "To Help Linux Thrive"


Shuttleworth: Microsoft Does Not Want War


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Bergelt takes on new role at OIN but Paradox Capital keeps on trucking"


Meet the Middlemen


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Linux patent pool to push for 'defensive publication'


Trend Spotting: Recognizing The Growing Risk Of IP Litigation Facing OSS Developers And Implementers


Google Becomes OIN's First End User Licensee "To Help Linux Thrive"


Google ups Linux support as OIN licensee


Google Joins Effort to Ward Off Patent Challenges to Linux


Google signs on with Open Invention Network


Google joins open-source patent network


Google Partners With OIN For Linux


LinuxWorld: Google signs up as Linux-patent licensee


Google ups Linux support as OIN licensee


Google becomes first Open Invention Network user licensee


Google to rescue Linux from Microsoft lawyers


Google takes first end-user OIN licence


Future Implications: Why Microsoft will fear Google and Linux


Google Joins Linux Patent Defense Group


Google throws in with Linux patent-sharing organization


Google Becomes First OIN End-User Licensee


Microsoft Gives OIN the Cold Shoulder


Is a Linux Civil War in the Making?


Open-Source Patent-Holders Ready to Fight Fire With Fire


Microsoft: 'OK, We Won't Sue You... For Now'


Microsoft Details Patent Breaches


Microsoft's Patent Threats Evoke Retorts


Microsoft Opens Pandora's Box


Microsoft's Patent Threats Evoke Retorts


OIN Accuses Microsoft of Being A Card Sharp


Linux Laughs Off Microsoft's Patent Threats


Some Of The Best Thoughts On Microsoft's Patent Poll Tax


Microsoft Says Open Source Software Violating Hundreds Of Patents


Microsoft Charges Patent Infringements


Microsoft Says 235 Patents Violated By Open Source Software Like Linux


Microsoft Takes On The Free World


Oracle Signs up with the Open Invention Network


Oracle licenses Open Invention Network patents


Oracle gives open source a patent pass


Linux Foundation Announces New Board


Oracle Joins Linux Patent Commons


Oracle Signs License Agreement With Open Invention Network


Oracle licenses 'open' patents


OIN CEO Participates in Research Innovation’s Software Patents: A Time for Change? discussion


OIN’s CEO Discusses IP Issues in World Intellectual Property Review article


Open Invention Network’s Jerry Rosenthal Answers Your Questions


The Linux Liability Problem


OIN Statement on the Microsoft-Novell Deal - Updated: IBM Speaks Also


Open Invention Network statement on MS claims


Open Invention Network Comments the Microsoft-Novell Deal


The commons takes on Microsoft


OIN stands ready to protect Linux from patent attack


The Claiming Of The Open Source Operating System


Linux Patent Group Says Microsoft's Claims Are 'Baseless'


Linux Microsoft and Novell clash over Linux pact


OIN speaks out on the Novell/Microsoft pact


Microsoft Taking Heat For Patent Stance


Microsoft, Novell spar over Linux agreement


AlwaysOn: Open source and patent trolls


Linux's legal world after SCO


OIN Acquires New Patents


OIN Gets More Patents to Protect Linux System


Open Invention Network Acquires New Patents to Protect Linux (SYS-CON Media)


Open Invention Network Acquires New Patents to Protect Linux


Groklaw: OIN Gets More Patents to Protect Linux System


Pro-Linux patent portfolio builder begins its acquisitions


Vendors Pledge to Share Linux Patents


IBM, Red Hat join others in Linux patent venture


Patent Pools Offer Open Source a New Incentive--and a New Source of Power


Patent Pools Offer Open Source a New Incentive


Company to Start Offering Free Use of Patents It Holds


New Initiative Aims to Improve the Quality of Patents


Consortium to Protect Linux Vendors; Users From Patent Lawsuits


Industry creates Linux patent protection company


Open Source to Buy Patents


Companies Join Up to Share Patents for Linux


Linux Backers Form Patent-Sharing Firm


New Company Launched to Spread Linux


Open Invention Network Formed To Promote Linux


IBM, Industry Group To Consolidate Linux Patents


Linux Marches On