PatentBaristas: Bilski: Much Ado About (almost) Nothing
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Started by: zoobabzoobab
Date: 07 Mar 2008 10:15
Number of posts: 1
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Summary:
Using that distinction, even if the Federal Circuit (contrary to statute) completely eliminates protection for process patents, clever attorneys can still get their “business method” patents past the 101 hurdle by casting them in the form of machines that manipulate data. Indeed, even Amazon’s notorious “1-Click” patent includes claims directed to machines, rather than being limited to process claims.
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