Intellectual Property, patents and the W3C

In Archive by Fredy Ore

An interesting article on some of the legal considerations of Patents which are infringed by the W3C and W3C Patent Policy.

Update: Additional related links
W3C Patent Policy Framework

Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory (RAND)
is the license fees that could be charged for use of W3C-endorsed specifications covered by patents or other trade restrictions.