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#### https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2011/08/appeals-court-says...

Law & Disorder — Does not compute: court says only hard math is **patent**able In the course of invalidating a software **patent**, a federal appeals court has …

#### www.uspto.gov/web/offices/pac/mpep/s2106.html

2106 **Patent** Subject Matter Eligibility ... (such as **mathematical** **algorithms**), natural phenomena ... see the 2014 Interim Guidance on **Patent** Subject Matter Eligibility ...

#### https://techcrunch.com/2013/03/28/judge-says-mathematical...

A federal judge has thrown out a **patent** claim against Rackspace, ruling that **mathematical** **algorithms** can’t be **patent**ed.

#### softwareengineering.stackexchange.com/.../can-an-algorithm-be-patented

So can an algorithm be **patent**ed? I saw this statement which made me think: Everybody would abstain from **patent**ing the improvements of contour dot algorithm for at ...

#### www.legalmatch.com/law-library/article/what-cant-be-patented.html

What Cannot Be **Patent**ed? Can I **Patent** a Living Thing? ... Abstract ideas are concepts like pure mathematics and **algorithms**. You cannot **patent** a formula.

#### https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parker_v._Flook

Parker v. Flook, 437 U.S. 584 (1978 ... that an invention that departs from the prior art only in its use of a **mathematical** algorithm is **patent**-eligible only if the ...

#### https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patentable_subject_matter

**Patent**able subject-matter considerations also ... The algorithm exception and the **patent** ... Should business be allowed to **patent** mathematics?, ...

#### https://theamericangenius.com/tech-news/judge-rules-mathematical...

In a confusing ruling, a judge rules that **mathematical** **algorithms** can't be **patent**ed, and while we believe many **patent** lawsuits to be frivolous, this one raises an ...

#### www.wipo.int/sme/en/documents/software_patents.htm

**Patent**ing Software. ... the Internet raises complex issues regarding the enforcement of **patent**s, ... found that a software invention (**mathematical** algorithm) ...

#### www.scotusblog.com/...alice-what-can-you-patent-after-alice-v-cls-bank

The essence of the decision was a ruling that the **mathematical** algorithm underlying the computer ... The **patent** in the case called for the output of an ...