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Re: MS gets CSS patent?

From: Inanis Brooke <alatus@earthlink.net>
Date: Fri, 5 Feb 1999 23:24:09 -0800
Message-ID: <004501be51a1$b3c0e3e0$c42eb3d1@alatus>
To: "www-html" <www-html@w3.org>
Could somebody please confirm or deny: Does Microsoft, as of January 12,
1999, have a U.S. patent which includes CSS?

Or to rephrase, does patent number 5860073 (linked below) include CSS?

Read the items linked below for info.

|I would have also forwarded this to the CSS list, but almost everyone on is
|is probably also on this one as well. What is going on here? How could MS
|get away with this?

||Microsoft Awarded Style Sheet Patent
||Who Owns the Patent to Style Sheets?
||The Web Standards Project
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Received on Saturday, 6 February 1999 02:22:44 UTC

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