ComputerworldUK: Patently, There's Something in the Air
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Started by: zoobabzoobab
Date: 25 Mar 2009 22:24
Number of posts: 1
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Summary:
Finally, the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is also looking at the whole area of patents. Particularly significant is the explicit consideration of “Exclusions from Patentable Subject Matter and Exceptions and Limitations to the Rights”, which mentions programs as one such area that might be examined. It's hard to tell whether good or bad will come out of these initiatives, but it's clear that software patents are a hot topic at the moment.
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