Own-it: Merry Christmas from the Own-it IP news round-up!
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Date: 22 Dec 2008 16:40
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We kick off this week with the news from Out-law that the UK IPO has announced it will not be revising its approach on software patents in the light of the findings of the Symbian case. The announcement comes after UK IPO's decision to deny a patent to Symbian was overturned on appeal back in October in a judgment many took to be critical of the UK IPO's approach. The decision has drawn criticism from the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys, who claim the current guidance creates uncertainty for patent applicants.
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