LegalTimes: Federal Circuit Enforces Limit on Business Method Patents
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Date: 03 Nov 2008 13:16
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Summary:
In re Bilski, the most chatted-about patent case in recent memory, came down the pipe today at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. (Click here for a copy.) The court, in affirming the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences' rejection of Bernard Bilski's claims, waded into the foggy territory of assessing the patentability of business methods, such as financial models, contract provisions, insurance policy features, and the like.
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