2/7/11 : Gottschalk v. Benson (kyergler)
- Gottachalk is a patent commissioner who denied certain claims of Benson's patent application. Benson acted against Gottschalk in District Court, got his patent, then went to Supreme Court, then got it reversed.
- Not in Section 101
- Scientific truth - mathematical expression on scientific truth - idea [reduction of practice: relevant to the date (ie: who initially had the idea vs who put the idea into practice)] - phenomena of nature, even if it is newly discovered
- In Section 101
- Structure created with knowledge - application of the law - process results in change of materials (actual material transformation)