Software patents -

IT political association represents consumers and small companies

Not only winners

Representing losers


2 years ago Videoshop


- alle gennemgås

Ready to go to an investor with a business case

Someone said GIF is patented

Looked into the matter and

Not only GIF is patented

- alle gennemgås


Danish law: inventions can be patented

- but in particular software alone is not regarded as invention


Met a guy from the danish Patent-administration

Very creative interpretation of law

- Software combined with something, say, a computer is not software alone

I found this explanation somewhat lacking.

Today danish videoshops are met with demands for videosteam/down: 2% sales

You can probably imagine if all patents were enforced

Needless to say I did not go to an investor, I did not start the shop

instead I got a job and the danish community lost an entrepreneur