The advisability of allowing governments to issue patents on

The advisability of allowing governments to issue patents on business processes has been vigorously debated by legal scholars and business researchers. A compromise proposal advanced by Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon.com, would allow the issuance of business patents, but restrict the patent protection period to a short time, perhaps two or three years. In about 200 words, present logical and factual arguments that support the issuance of limited-term business process patents.