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Patentability of computer-implemented inventions

06.07.2005European Parliament rejects Council common position and legislative procedure is closed


08.03.2005Statement to the European Parliamen Choose translations of the previous link t on Computer Implemented Inventions
18.05.2004Commission welcomes Council agreement Choose translations of the previous link  on Directive on computer-implemented inventions
20.02 2002Commission proposes rules for inventions using software



Analyses of replies to the Consultation papers on the patentabiliy of computer-implemented inventions

Analysis of the Consultation – Full textpdf Choose translations of the previous link 

19.10.2000  Study "The Economic Impact of Patentability of Computer Programs"