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Amazon’s ‘one-click’ patent still alive in Canada

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • Canada
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  • December 30 2011

The Canadian Federal Court of Appeal, addressing whether Amazon’s famous “one-click” business method was properly considered statutory subject matter under the Canadian Patent Act, allowed Amazon’s appeal from the Patent Appeal Board but directed the Commissioner of Patents to reexamine the patent on an expedited basis, not with the lower court’s direction that the claims at issue constituted patentable subject matter, but instead directing that the Commissioner identify the actual invention after a purposive construction of the claims

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

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

  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
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  • USA
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  • 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

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

Apple v. Samsung Electronics: the perils of email auto deletion

  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 27 2012

Apple recently received an e-discovery victory in their global patent battle with Samsung Electronics

Insurance coverage for e-commerce website-related patent litigation

  • Haynes and Boone LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 8 2010

Carmaker Hyundai recently engineered insurance coverage for a patent infringement defense of its website

Automotive technology - a new battleground for patent wars?

  • Dehns
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 28 2014

Perhaps appropriately, the car industry stands at a crossroads. Some fifteen years after the Toyota Prius showed that mass market hybrids were

Changes to competition law exemptions for technology agreements

  • McCann FitzGerald
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  • European Union, Ireland
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  • July 25 2014

Agreements that have as their object or effect the restriction of competition are generally prohibited under EU competition law, subject to certain

ITC introduces new Section 337 research tool

  • Oblon Spivak LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 6 2014

On September 30, 2014, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press release announcing the introduction of 337Info. According to the press

Patent licensing in the cloud: antitrust issues

  • Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 17 2012

It is well established in the United States that a patent holder generally has broad discretion to determine how it uses or licenses it patents