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

  • Banner & Witcoff Ltd
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  • USA
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  • 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

The expanding breadth of patent ineligibility

  • Locke Lord LLP
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  • USA
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  • 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

Ultramercial v. Hulu: Federal Circuit affirms district court’s dismissal of patent lawsuit for a patent claiming an abstract idea

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank Int’l, which outlines the steps for determining whether a patent claiming

Another software patent is ruled patent-ineligible - are business method and software patents at risk?

  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

On November 14, 2014, in a much-anticipated decision following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Alice v. CLS Bank, a unanimous U.S. Court of

Post-Alice Federal Circuit finds internet advertising method to not be patent eligible

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
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  • November 18 2014

Citing the Supreme Court of the United States’ Spring 2014 decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Third time is the charm for WildTangent challenge of patent eligibility of Ultramercial patent

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 17 2014

In its third opinion reviewing the same district court decision, the Federal Circuit this time affirmed the district court's grant of WildTangent's

Federal Circuit’s post-Alice eligibility analysis of business methods

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 16 2014

The Federal Circuit in Ultramercial, Inc. v. WildTangent, Inc., held that an "entrepreneurial" multi-step process for distributing copyrighted media

Beyond borders: the power to block the international flow of digital files

  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 3 2014

With the advance of digital technology, courts are being forced to deal with the legal ramifications beyond the borders of the United States. In a

$368 million damages award vacated

  • Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 27 2014

In VIRNETX, Inc. V. Cisco SYSTEMS, Inc., Appeal No. 2013-1489, the Federal Circuit vacated a damages award for use of an improper royalty base

Online transaction claim held unpatentable

  • Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 27 2014

In BUYSAFE, Inc. V. Google, Inc., Appeal No. 2013-1575, the Federal Circuit affirmed a judgment of invalidity under 35 U.S.C. 101 for lack of