ERIC Number: EJ199781
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jul
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Common Sense and the Uncommon Bacterium--Is "Life" Patentable?
Kiley, Thomas D.
Journal of the Patent Office Society, v60 n7 p468-74 Jul 1978
The Supreme Court is faced with some difficult issues with a common origin in disagreement between the Patent and Trademark Office and the Court of Customs and Patent Appeals over the code that defines what things are and are not patentable. The patent concerns of the computer software and molecular biology fields are addressed. (JMD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
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