• Patent Appeal Board Considers the Patentability of Financial Service Innovations
  • October 4, 2007
  • Law Firm: Torys LLP - Toronto Office
  • The Canadian Patent Appeal Board, in two recent decisions, has reversed the examiner's rejections of applications regarding certain financial service-related innovations. The decisions are particularly noteworthy for the Board's strong statements about improper subject matter objections raised by examiners during prosecution.