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CANADA’S PATENT OFFICE TOLD TO GET WITH THE TIMES – AMAZON.COM’S BUSINESS METHOD PATENT APPLICATION SENT BACK FOR RE-EXAMINATION

In the latest chapter of a twelve-year patent battle over whether business method patents should be granted in Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal has ordered the Canadian Patent Office to review its refusal to grant a patent for Amazon.com’s “one-click” internet shopping ordering method. More…