Two corporate titans, Microsoft and AT&T, will do battle in the Supreme Court this month over the reach of domestic patent law beyond U.S. borders. The ramifications of a Supreme Court ruling likely will be felt far beyond the software industry. Patent scholars and attorneys, the Bush administration and an array of high-tech, biotech and other business interests have signed amicus briefs emphasizing what the decision could mean for the future of research and development in this country.
Gauging the Reach of Patent Law
The National Law Journal
February 8, 2007
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