[dojo-contributors] IBM Wants Patent For Regex SSN Validation

Peter E Higgins dante at dojotoolkit.org
Tue May 26 13:55:10 EDT 2009


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hmm
Ugh, gpg cutoff my first line which was:

"Interesting and entirely inappropriate comment. No need to respond
[though ...]"

Peter E Higgins wrote:
> though, Jeff has apparently removed himself from the list.
>
> Though this one does seem a bit odd, IBM has a _lot_ of patents on
> things and stuff. This one seems to have been filed a year ago, and
>  Dojo is not mentioned anywhere therein.  It also seems there is a
> lot of prior art on this topic, but I'm in no position to discuss
> patent law as IANAL, and haven't read any of the 'gory details'
>
> Regards, Peter
>> *GIBSON; BECKY J.*; /(WESTFORD, MA)/ *; HAYS; DOUGLAS E.*;
>> /(NICHOLASVILLE, KY)/ *; KEESE, III; WILLIAM M.*; /(SAPPORO, JP)/
>>  *; PELLER; ADAM L.*; /(NEWTON, M
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> /http://appft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PG01&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.html&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=%2220090132950%22.PGNR.&OS=DN/20090132950&RS=DN/20090132950
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