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Could a software patent be used against the inventor of the algorithm?

united-states If someone obtains a valid patent, this patent may be enforced against anyone, even the person who was really the true original inventor of the patented invention who for some reason ...
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How does GNU/GPL apply to internal applications?

If someone is making an illegal copy and distributes it, then that person is bound by the GPL license. If they copied the application without the source code and distribute it, they can obviously not ...
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is there (yet) a standard, simple license header that prohibits machine learning?

No It’s quite likely there never will be. It is an open question whether copying for the purpose of training an AI model is fair use. If it is, than any prohibition by the copyright holder will be of ...
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