Canadian Federal Court Sets a New Subject-Matter Eligibility Test for Computer-Implemented Inventions

Canadian Federal Court Sets a New Subject-Matter Eligibility Test for Computer-Implemented Inventions

“The new test is expected to bring clarity to subject-matter determination of computer-implemented inventions in Canada.” Clearing the air on labyrinthine subject-matter eligibility standards for computer-implemented inventions (CIIs), a Canadian Federal Court last month revisited the issue in Benjamin Moore & Co. v. Attorney General of Canada, 2022 FC 923. In its decision, the court,…