Reply to post: Re: "There is no inventive concept that provides something more than the abstract idea itself"

SAP patent not inventive enough to get legal protection, judge rules

Doctor Syntax Silver badge

Re: "There is no inventive concept that provides something more than the abstract idea itself"

"if patent offices were required to perform an assessment of that kind they'd need a lot more resources and expertise, and the process of granting a patent would become an awful lot more expensive than it is at present."

Taking into account the damage weak patents are doing, do you really think that would be a bad thing?

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