IBM, USPTO Trying To Improve Software Patents?

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 11:42 am

Recognizing some of the criticism facing the patent system, it looks like the US’s largest patenter for thirteen years running, IBM, and the USPTO are trying to work together on a system that improves software patents, without having to reform the entire patent system through laws. The NY Times has more details — but it’s tough to tell from these two articles how helpful this will really be.

Source: Techdirt


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