Issue No. 05 - September/October (2004 vol. 21)
European Union Struggles with New Rules for Software Patents, <em>Laurianne McLaughlin</em> <p> A proposed law designed to further standardize the patent process in European Union countries has sparked controversy with amendments relating to software and business methods. </p> <p><b>Briefs</b>: eBay Software Developers? Hard Sell, <em>by Benjamin Alfonsi</em> <div>NSF Leader Frank Anger Dies</div></p>
B. Alfonsi and L. McLaughlin, "In the News," in IEEE Software, vol. 21, no. , pp. 101-105, 2004.