Viewpoint: Kickstarting an Old Patent System for the New Software Era

, The Recorder


Software is unique enough to deserve its own patent system—one fleet-footed enough to keep up, argues Fenwick & West attorney Daniel R. Brownstone.

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  • Scott Lis

    There is some misinformation going around regarding patents. Big changes may introduce unwelcome side effects, especially if they lack factual support. See: for a critique of a high profile study that may have some issues.

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