ChemPro: Should We Grant Patents on Business Methods and Software?
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Started by: zoobabzoobab
Date: 06 Aug 2008 18:57
Number of posts: 1
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Summary:
It all started with computer software patents. In 1981 the United States Supreme Court handed down the landmark decision Diamond v. Diehr. The facts are not particularly interesting - the claims dealt with a process for curing rubber. The twist was that the process included using a computer program to monitor the reaction.
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