The patenting of software in Europe is complicated. European IP law allows for the patenting of software inventions that involves the use of a computer, so-called computer implemented inventions. Examples of patentable software are the software in ABS brakes, intelligent shoes, thinking washing machines, digital switchboards and the likes. At Plougmann Vingtoft, we have consultants with high expertise and experience within the technical fields of computer science and software, and they are well-equipped to guide you in the complicated IPR-processes.
You can contact one of our IPR-experts listed below for more information on patenting of software or fill outwith your enquiry and we will get back to you as soon as possible