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Software patent abstraction hits social media platforms

  • Ober Kaler
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2015

The process of creating “link relationships” between documents and personal profiles used by Facebook, LinkedIn, and other social media platforms

Avoiding PTAB sanctions just play by the rules

  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 30 2014

Despite having the authority to sanction parties for misconduct (see 37 C.F.R. 42.12), until the Board’s decision in SAP America et al. V. Lakshmi

Post-Aliceclaims directed to an abstract idea must have meaningful limitations

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 30 2014

Addressing patent eligibility in a covered business method (CBM) patent review, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Claims were patent-eligible where they solved a problem unique to the internet by requiring interactions that differed from routine internet usage

  • Fish & Richardson PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 22 2014

Federal Circuit reverses a denial of JMOL of anticipation on one patent but affirms a judgment that second patent is eligible subject matter under

インターネット上のニュースグループへの投稿は刊行物に相当する

  • Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 22 2014

Federal CircuitはSUFFOLK Technologies, LLC v. AOL Inc. (Appeal No. 13-1392) においてインターネット上のUsenetニュースグループへの投稿という形態の刊行物を根

Patent claims on media distribution over internet not patentable

  • Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 17 2014

In Ultramercial, Inc. V. HULU, LLC, Appeal No. 2010-1544, the Federal Circuit affirmed a motion to dismiss under Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) because a

Business method patents live! Federal Circuit finds first patent that survives post-Alice analysis

  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 16 2014

Since the Supreme Court issued its June 2014 decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank International, federal district courts, the Court of Appeals for

Analyzing the claims using the framework of Bilski, Mayo and Alice, Federal Circuit finds 101 patent-eligible subject matter in a patent directed to website manipulation

  • Kenyon & Kenyon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 5 2014

CAFC held that the district court erred by denying defendants’ motion for JMOL of invalidity of the ’572 patent under 35 U.S.C. 102(a). There was

The expanding breadth of patent ineligibility

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 21 2014

In Ultramercial, Inc. v. Hulu, LLC, the Federal Circuit affirmed the district court's dismissal of Ultramercial's lawsuit, finally agreeing with the

Three rounds to knock out Ultramercial's patent on advertising as currency

  • Banner & Witcoff Ltd
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 21 2014

After sparring three separate rounds at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, in a panel opinion authored by Judge Lourie, the Federal