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Old Jul 27, 2001, 03:30 PM
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Originally posted by keven64:


Well - it just seems to me that this is like Ford buying the patent to Otto & Daimler's Internal combustion engine ideas . . .
I'm sure someone will correct me . . .

interesting you should mention that - do a serch for George Seldon of the famed "Seldon Patent"

this was a guy that nearly cornered the automobile market by patenting the usage of internal combustion engines in automobiles - he actaully was getting paid by many manufactureres untill old man Ford refused to go along...
http://www.wiley.com/legacy/products...rbes/ford.html

scan down to section "An Epic Legal Battle"
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