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    :: Wednesday, May 07, 2008 ::

    Bank of America seeks to patent abandoning America - Posted by Matt Asay, CNET Blogs
    "Indeed, Bank of America is probably right when it suggests that 'A business entity is forced to commit significant resources to employ an American work force and may often find that the demands of American employees far exceed the allotted budget.' It's simply trying to remove some of the risks associated with going abroad to get work done.

    Even so, the irony of Bank of America seeking to leave behind American workers is a bit thick. :-)"
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