August 12, 2003
By: Brandon Shalton
you are concerned about the broad implications of these broadly written
patents, and want to know how you can help, then pull up a chair and
we can play Armchair-patent attorneys.
know their stuff when it comes to reading and researching patents.
We can best help the cause by digging back into the attics and closets
of our homes and minds to find prior art.
article on A Call to Arms - Finding Prior Art as a starting point
so you know what to look for.
Think back to
any contacts you may have had that involved digital audio and video
and the transfer of those files for viewing on a PC.
Bell Labs, MIT,
etc are places where creative thinking took place to create this
kind of technology.
If you think
you have found a lead, feel free to email me and I will document
your lead and pass it onto Patent Attorneys.