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ken_b - 3:39 am on Mar 30, 2013 (gmt 0)
Didn't the US just go to a "first to file" system for patents, as opposed to first to invent?
If so, might "open source" be pretty much a thing of the past, at least in the US?
Here's a link to a Forbes story: The United States Transitions To A 'First-Inventor-To-File' Patent System [forbes.com]
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