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On a plain and ordinary meaning of “embedded” code in a web page
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 30 2014

Addressing a district court’s construction of the claim term “embedded” code as code “written into the HTML code of the web page” and the related


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


Federal Circuit holds that internet search claims were invalid as obvious
  • Kenyon & Kenyon LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2014

The asserted claims were directed to an internet search system that combines content-based and collaborative filtering. Content-based filtering


eBay gets patent infringement case tossed under Alice
  • Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl LLC
  • USA
  • April 24 2015

In an order dated March 27, 2015, a US district judge in San Diego granted eBay's motion for judgement on the pleadings and threw out an action


Function Media, LLC v. Google Inc., No. 2012-1020 (Fed. Cir. Feb 13, 2013)
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2013

Special purpose computer-implemented means-plus-function limitations require the specification to disclose the algorithm for performing the function


CAFC rules on patent exhaustion
  • Kenyon & Kenyon LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2015

The patents-in-suit are directed to sending text messages with a link to a website, and a user can click on the link to retrieve content from the


Post-Alice Federal Circuit finds internet advertising method to not be patent eligible
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • 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
  • 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


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


Amazon’s ‘one-click’ patent still alive in Canada
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Canada
  • 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