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The [[USPTO]] rejected Bilski's patent.  Bilski appealed to the USPTO's ''[[Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences]]'', but was rejected again.  Bilski took the USPTO to the [[Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit]] (CAFC), again demanding that his patent be granted.  Again rejected ([[in re Bilski]], 2008).  So Bilski asked the [[US Supreme Court]] to review the CAFC's decision.  They agreed to hear the case ([[Bilski v. Kappos]], 2010) but also rejected the patent.
 
The [[USPTO]] rejected Bilski's patent.  Bilski appealed to the USPTO's ''[[Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences]]'', but was rejected again.  Bilski took the USPTO to the [[Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit]] (CAFC), again demanding that his patent be granted.  Again rejected ([[in re Bilski]], 2008).  So Bilski asked the [[US Supreme Court]] to review the CAFC's decision.  They agreed to hear the case ([[Bilski v. Kappos]], 2010) but also rejected the patent.
  
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The 2008 ruling of the [[Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit]] (CAFC) was broad enough to reject Bilski's patent ''and'' a certain category of software patents.
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The [[US Supreme Court|Supreme Court]] agreed to review the CAFC's ruling (as [[Bilski v. Kappos (2009, USA)|Bilski v. Kappos]]), and the judges raised the issue of software during [http://news.swpat.org/2009/11/bilski-hearing-transcript/ the hearing].
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The Supreme Court's ruling could greatly change the patentability of software patents, business method patents, and the middle ground of e-commerce patents.
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