Question on IDEA

David Shaw
Tue Jun 4 04:46:02 2002

On Mon, Jun 03, 2002 at 07:43:31PM -0700, David Pic=F3n =C1lvarez wrote:

> Maybe this is off-topic, in which case I apologize. My question is
> the following:
> Isn't it so that algorithms aren't patentable in EU? Or at least the
> patents can't be enforced? If so, how come IDEA is patented? If not,
> could anyone explain what the patent situation is or point me
> somewhere to find out?


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