When deployed by Japanese firms, these tactics may place foreign right holders in a position of having to license their own technology from a patent flooder
in order to produce products incorporating their technologies in Japan (Sankaran, 2000).
If successful, the original patent holder would be 'persuaded' to request a license from the patent flooder
The video and team were appropriately called the "Flash Flooders
In support of these invaders is a collection of software tools: password and wireless crackers, sniffers, spanners, vulnerability scanners, e-mail flooders
, and other instruments of intrusion and disruption.
Soon they will separate into their ancient clans: Winders (pronounced like "window,") who believe all power and might arises from the gales and gusts; True Flooders
, who avow the source of any and all catastrophic loss arrives with the rushing tides; and Bloodsuckers, who arrive after disaster strikes, armed with deferrals, denials and obtuse and arcane reasons why whatever coverage you may think you have isn't.