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Digital 19-11-2004

Software patents law up in the air after Poland pull out

Poland's decision not to support a political agreement on the highly controversial software patents directive means the bill has an uncertain future.
Digital 11-05-2004

Tension grows as Council prepares to vote on software patents directive

The Irish Presidency's compromise deal on the software patents directive is to go to a vote on 18 May without discussion. The text sparked an outcry among MEPs and rights campaigners.