Patent Office Invalidates Eolas Claim

Friday, March 5, 2004

US Patent and Trademark Office Nixes Eolas Browser Plug-in Patent

This is very good news for the web. Hopefully, this will be the end of the Eolas controversy, and the beginning of more stringent standards for software patents.

If you need a little background on the case, you might find my article for the OKCPCUG useful.