BBC: Patent delays frustrate inventors
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Date: 19 Jun 2008 17:05
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But there are profound disagreements over what should be deemed patentable between Europe and America on issues like business methods, software and bio-technology. Language is also a major barrier, with national offices within Europe insisting on businesspeople being able to read patents in their own language. "In the end political disagreement are real disagreements and in the end you may have to live with the consequences of not agreeing."
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