Can we obtain patent for a scorecard model that we developed? We developed a Scorecard model. It is a combination of a few existing formulas.

It's like a rating system which can be used for analysis and prediction in various industries.

It is not a software.

Can we obtain patent for that?

  • Its hard to say. Abstract formulae and algorithms are not patentable. The application of algorithms to a solving a specific problem possibly might be. This is tricky and you should probably consult with a patent attorney experienced in this field. – Eric Shain Aug 8 at 15:39

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