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BT Does Not Own the Web

By Steven Champeon | August 26th, 2002 | Filed in Web Standards (general)

The lawsuit filed by British Telecom, claiming it has a patent on hyperlinks, has been kicked out of court.

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British Telecom has lost a bid to assert patent ownership over hyperlinks. This is good news for the Web, as an open and royalty-free medium.

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