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RE: [xml-dev] More patent funnies!
- From: "Bullard, Claude L (Len)" <email@example.com>
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2001 16:30:37 -0500
The usual way. Withhold resources, force the holder
to expend resources, and use influence to alter the
business perceptions of the holder and the holder's assets.
Do this until they are defenseless then acquire their
War is not that difficult to understand. Deprive the
opponent of ways and means while acquiring control of those
assets you do not already possess or cannot make valueless.
From: Dan Mabbutt [mailto:Seigfried@msn.com]
"... one behavior of corporations and communties
in reaction to such a broad patent with considerable financial
repercussions is to financially hold the owner's head under
water until they quit kicking. This is the problem of having
a very valuable patent and insufficient resources to defend it."
How do they do that? And without metaphors please.