Software Patents in Europe[ Introduction | Background | Status | Further Reading ]
These documents explain how software patents will influence very different areas of society and economy.
European Commission is going to undermine some of its best work (2005-05-02)
Open Letter to Mr. Charlie McCreevy, European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services by Georg Greve
Software patents putting International Financial Report Standards (IFRS) in danger (2005-04-05)
Open Letter to Mr. Rudy Provoost, President of the European Information & Communications Technology Industry Association (EICTA) by Georg Greve
Software patents detrimental to European power supply business (2004-12-06)
Open letter to Mr. Haider, President of the Union of the Electricity Industry - EURELECTRIC by Georg Greve
Software patents are like firefighting with petrol (2004-11-01)
Open letter to Mr. Barroso by Georg Greve
Allianz Group will suffer because of software patents (2004-10-04)
Open letter to Mr. Diekmann, CEO of Allianz Group by Georg Greve
No software patents, conserve competitive advantage! (2004-09-06)
Open letter to the Dutch Prime Minister Dr. Balkenende by Georg Greve
Software patents will destroy the foundations of IBM's future (2004-08-02)
Open letter to Dr. Wladawsky-Berger of IBM by Stefano Maffulli and Georg Greve
Open Letter to the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft (FhG) on software patents (2004-07-06)
Open letter to Prof. Bullinger by Georg Greve
These organisations and pages contain more information about software patents.
- http://swpat.ffii.org: Here you can find detailed information on various issues related to software patents on the web page of our associate organisation, the FFII.