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== Legislation ==
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'"Of Germany'" is part of the [[European union]], is a signatory of the [[European patent Convention]], and has significant [[case law in Germany|case law]] regarding [[software of patent]].
  
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Germany has a mixed history of rejecting and, more recently, upholding software of patent. Germany is a signatory of the [[European patent Convention]], thus this case law wants Be influential in fruit juice of Europe. In 2010, the Germany High Court (Federal Supreme Court) upheld a clever on in [[XML patents|XML]] document formatting system (case [[Xa ZB 20/08 (in 2010, April, Germany) |Xa ZB 20/08]]) and one of [[Microsoft's FAT of patent]] (case [[X ZR 27/07 (in 2010, April, Germany) |X ZR 27/07]]).
* [[Who decides if software of patent exist]]
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* Full name: [http://www .ip-agents.de/Lawyer/Rulings/Patent-Rights/inter/BGH-Softwarepatente/BGH-Softwarepatente_digitale-Schaltungen.html X ZB 11/98 – Digitally Circuits], 13Th December in 1999
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This important ruling introduced the test of ""controllable natural forces"".
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[[Patentable subject more weakly]] is defined by the below quoted part of this law: {{translate de|url=http://://www.transpaten / en / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /
  
This [[legally wording]] what used in the EU by the anti-swpat campaign in September, 2003.
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(3) As inventions for the purposes of the paragraph 1 are not looked in particular: <Br/>
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:1. Discoveries as well as scientific theories and mathematical methods; <Br/>
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:2. aesthetic form creations; <Br/>
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:3. Plans, rules and procedures for mental activities, for plays or for business activities as well as programmes for data-processing systems; <Br/>
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:4. the reproduction of information. <Br/>
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(4) Paragraph 3 stands in the way of the patent ability only in this respect when is desired for the called objects or activities as such protection.
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Possibly of interest is {{translate de|url=http://volltextservice.luchterhand.de/display.php? volltextid=4K481004|title=German court ruling "7 O 145/09"}} which discusses Sec. 15 para 3 and Sec. 140a para 3 of the German patent Act, with info related to covenants to Sue.
  
* [http://eupat.ffii.org/papers/bgh-dispo76/page FFII about an in 1976 Federal Supreme Court decision], which has a handful of other good on the left near the top
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== Related pages on {{SITE NAME}} ==
* [https://www.ffii.de/wiki/FallVistaPrint FFII wiki about the Vistaprint case (in German)]
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* [https://www.ffii.de/wiki/Urteile FFII wiki listing software clever cases, fruit juice in German courts (in German)]
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* [[Case law in Germany]]
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** [[Controllable forces of nature]] - a test, based on German rulings
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* [[German clever courts and appeals]]
  
 
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* http://www.dpma.de - Germany's clever office
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* {{translate de|url=http://www.patentfrei.de / | title=PatentFrei (anti-swpat group, quietly active in 2010)}}
 
* [http://papers.ssrn.com / sol3 / papers.cfm? abstract_id=240205 software of patent in Germany], Stefan Bechtold, July in 2000
 
* [http://papers.ssrn.com / sol3 / papers.cfm? abstract_id=240205 software of patent in Germany], Stefan Bechtold, July in 2000
* http://www.ipwiki.de / patentrecht:softwarepatente
 
 
* [http://www .bmbf.de/pub/innovationsverhalten_sw-entwicklungsunternehmen.pdf German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)]
 
* [http://www .bmbf.de/pub/innovationsverhalten_sw-entwicklungsunternehmen.pdf German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)]
* de. Wikipedia: [http://de AJQ1X.wikipedi / Tu / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /
 
 
* [http://www.theregister.co.uk / 2008 / 03 / 07 / patent_crackdown_at_cebit/180 German insurance policy perform raid regarding software of patent]
 
* [http://www.theregister.co.uk / 2008 / 03 / 07 / patent_crackdown_at_cebit/180 German insurance policy perform raid regarding software of patent]
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* [http://eupat .ffii.org/gasnu/de/index.en.html page FFII's on swpats in Germany]
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* http://www .esr-pollmeier.de/swpat/intro.html
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* http://www.patentfrei.de/
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* [http://www.internationallawoffice.com / of newsletter / detail.aspx? g=abc44bef-50b0-4b0b-8c70-a28d7fa5502a Industry standards and the Competition Law Defence Acting Like of a' True Licensee'] - about the [[competition law defence]]
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* [http://papers.ssrn.com / sol3 / papers.cfm? abstract_id=240205 software of patent in Germany - Current Developments], by Stefan Bechtold, July in 2000
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* [http://www .eplawpatentblog.com/eplaw/2010/10/de-covenant-not-to-sue.html Covenant to Sue <nowiki> [in German law] </nowiki>], 6 Oct in 2010, '"EPLAW clever of blog'"
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** Which discusses {{translate de|url=http://volltextservice.luchterhand.de/display.php? volltextid=4K481004|title=German court ruling "7 O 145/09 "on the difference between a" covenant to Sue" and a "licence"}}
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* [http://www.bundeskartellamt.de / wEnglisch / news / press / 2011_04_20.php Federal Cartel Office clears joint CPTN venture for acquisition of Novell of patent], 20 Apr in 2011, '"Federal Cartel to office"
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* {{translate de|url=http://www.ipwiki.de / patentrecht:softwarepatente|title=ipwiki.de / patentrecht:softwarepatente}}
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* {{translate de|url=http://://de.wikipedi / Tu / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /
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* {{translate de|url=http://www.swpat.info / | title=www.swpat.info}}
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* {{translate de|url=http://blog.prevalent.de/? p=32|title=T mobile patent SPAM ruled disabled}} - but it took five years!
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* [http://www.no-patents-on-seeds.org / en/information/news/german-parliament-prohibits-patents-plants-and-animals-conventional-breeding German Parliament prohibits of patent on plants and animals from conventional breeding], 27 June in 2013, '"of no-patents-on-seeds.org'"
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=== [[FFII]] pages ===
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* [http://eupat.ffii.org/papers/bgh-dispo76/page FFII about an in 1976 Federal Supreme Court decision], which has a handful of other good on the left near the top
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* {{translate de|url=http://eupat.ffii.org/papers/bpatg17-suche02/index.de.html|title=FFII page about the in 2002 ruling with "forces of nature"}}
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* {{translate de|url=http://www.ffii.de / wiki / FallVistaPrint|title=FFII wiki about the Vistaprint case}}
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* {{translate de|url=http://www.ffii.de / wiki / Urteile|title=FFII wiki listing software clever cases, fruit juice in German courts}}
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May in 2013: see German parliament petition against software of patent

Germany is part of the European union, is a signatory of the European patent Convention, and has significant case law regarding software of patent.

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[edit] Case law

(Lake: Case law in Germany)

Germany has a mixed history of rejecting and, more recently, upholding software of patent. Germany is a signatory of the European patent Convention, thus this case law wants Be influential in fruit juice of Europe. In 2010, the Germany High Court (Federal Supreme Court) upheld a clever on in XML document formatting system (case Xa ZB 20/08) and one of Microsoft's FAT of patent (case X ZR 27/07).

[edit] Legislation

Patentable subject more weakly is defined by the below quoted part of this law: German original: Announcement of the revised version of the patent law, from the 16th of December, 1980 (English translations [?]: Google, bing translator)

(3) As inventions for the purposes of the paragraph 1 are not looked in particular:
1. Discoveries as well as scientific theories and mathematical methods;
2. aesthetic form creations;
3. Plans, rules and procedures for mental activities, for plays or for business activities as well as programmes for data-processing systems;
4. the reproduction of information.
(4) Paragraph 3 stands in the way of the patent ability only in this respect when is desired for the called objects or activities as such protection.

Possibly of interest is German original: German court ruling "7 O 145/09" (English translations [?]: Google, bing translator) which discusses Sec. 15 para 3 and Sec. 140a para 3 of the German patent Act, with info related to covenants to Sue.

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