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Old April 24th, 2005, 10:22 PM   #1
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Microsoft and Forgent Networks battling over JPEG patent

The battle over who owns JPEG technology rages on:

http://yahoo.reuters.com/financeQuot...2290858_newsml

http://biz.yahoo.com/iw/050421/085198.html

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Since its inception three years ago, Forgent's intellectual property program has generated more than $100 million from licensing the '672 Patent to more than 35 different companies
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Forgent started their intellectual property program to license JPEG just three years ago? The JPEG format was around a long time before that.
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