Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - New Zealand Bans Software Patents->

Submitted by Nerdfest
Nerdfest (867930) writes "New Zealand has finally passed a new Patents Bill that will effectively outlaw software patents after five years of debate, delay and intense lobbying from multinational software vendors. Aptly-named Commerce Minister Craig Foss welcomed the modernisation of patents law, saying it marked a "significant step towards driving innovation in New Zealand". An IITP poll of members at the time showed 94% of those with a view were in favour of banning software patents."
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

New Zealand Bans Software Patents

Comments Filter:

1 1 was a race-horse, 2 2 was 1 2. When 1 1 1 1 race, 2 2 1 1 2.

Working...