#### 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.

#### 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.

#### www.nytimes.com/1998/08/03/business/patents-appeals-court-says...

**Patent**s column examines recent ruling by United States Court of Appeals, ... constitutes a practical application of a **mathematical** algorithm, formula, ...

#### www.math.utah.edu/~palais/usptovsmath.html

**Patent**s and Mathematics ... "and the policy of IBM and their lawyers was to be sure that nobody bottled up software and **algorithms** by getting **patent**s on them."

#### 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 ...

#### https://www.quora.com/How-do-you-patent-an-algorithm

Depends on what you mean by algorithm…. there’s pure **mathematical** **algorithms**, which are just ideas, ... How do you **patent** an algorithm? Update Cancel.

#### https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Paul_De_Laat/publication...

**Patent**ing **mathematical** **algorithms**: What’s the harm? A thought experiment in algebra Paul B. de Laat* Faculty of Philosophy, University of Groningen, A-weg 30, 9718 ...

#### 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?, ...