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(unknown charset) Re: MS gets CSS patent?

From: (unknown charset) Frank Boumphrey <bckman@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Sat, 6 Feb 1999 09:20:32 -0500
Message-ID: <00bd01be51db$de680800$82aedccf@ix.netcom.com>
To: (unknown charset) "Sue Sims" <sue@css.nu>, "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?

The actual patent can be found at:


http://164.195.100.11/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&
u=/netahtml/srchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1='5,860,073'.WKU.&OS=PN/5,860,073&RS=
PN/5,860,073

On a brief reading of it I would say that it does.


Frank

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