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European Patent Office's document churning snatches Germany's attention: 'We are concerned about quality'

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Re: Property is Theft...

um, the article says:

> The number of rejections has declined massively.

so, er, either something "magical" has happened across the entire world of patent applicants – or, examination quality has gone right down.

(By the way, I wonder if they are just adopting the same policy that the US seems to have had for decades now, which seems, overwhelmingly, to be to just grant patents to American firms, presumably on the basis that overall this will assist the American economy?)

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