In Symbian Limited v. Comptroller General of Patents  EWCA Civ 1066, the UK Court of Appeal recently took a broader approach to patentability of software. UK patent attorney and author Paul Cole has written a short article for the Patently-O Patent Law Journal discussing the case and its impact. [Paul Cole Article]. The opinion cites John Duffy's recent "Death of Google's Patents" article also published on Patently-O.
- Paul Cole Article
- John Duffy Article
- Opinion: http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2008/1066.html
- Opinion (Lower Court): Symbian v. Comptroller General of Patents
- Paul Cole's Book: Fundamentals of Patent Drafting