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Australia Reviews Tier-Two Software Patents 11

Posted by timothy
from the gee-fellas-this-might-be-worth-rethinking dept.
An anonymous reader writes "Australia may consider excluding software from its second-tier patent system to better align the system with those of trading partners like Japan and Korea. A Government review has raised concerns that it may be difficult to justify Australia's low requirements for software innovation patents. The public consultation period for the review closes on 14 October."
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Australia Reviews Tier-Two Software Patents

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