TIIP: A Conference: Software Patents: A Time for Change?
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Started by: zoobabzoobab
Date: 08 Oct 2008 11:56
Number of posts: 1
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Summary:
Over the years, nearly all limits to patentable subject matter in the U.S. have been removed by the specialized patent court without input from Congress, empirical evidence to justify its decisions, or consideration of values and principles outside of the patent system. Problems related to software patents have sparked calls for patent reform here in the U.S. and have driven efforts to reject legislation authorizing US-style software patents in Europe.
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