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Derwent Debates: Is Traditional Intellectual Property Fit for A Web-Based Economy?

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The following links offer additional reading on the issues covered by this debate:

Internet Sparks Patenting Controversy - An introduction to the controversy surrounding e-commerce patents

E-Commerce, Software Patents And The Law - The view from the US Patent & Trademark Office, by Todd Q Dickinson, USPTO Commissioner

Patents, The World Wide Web And Growing Controversy -1 - Interview with the CTO of OneName, which has a patent on a web standard

Patents, The World Wide Web And Growing Controversy - 2 - Interview with Dick Stern, a former Chief of the Patent and Intellectual Property Sections, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, who believes the system needs fixing


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