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Conventional use of computer not enough to overcome Alice
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 30 2015

In two separate decisions involving an 101 analysis of subject-matter eligibility of business methods patents (CBMs), the U.S. Patent and Trademark


Final Written Decision IPR2013-00540
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2015

In order to be a qualified expert pursuant to FRE 702, one does not have to be a person of ordinary skill in the art, but has to be qualified in the


Reflections & Expectations
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, Central & Eastern Europe, European Union, France, Germany, Global, USA
  • April 28 2015

Everyone is talking about cybersecurity. And why not? In the past year, cyberattacks have made headlines as never before. Major companies in a number


Product liability eNewsletter - Winter 2015
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2015

The food industry has been the subject of increased regulation relating to food content and labeling. Last fall, the FDA released new menu labeling


What’s next for 2015
  • O'Melveny & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2015

Over the past several years, data security breaches have hit a broad array of industries -retail, financial, entertainment, health care. Universities


Blueprint generation software not eligible for patenting
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2015

Speeding up a blueprint generation process that can be done by hand does not make computer software eligible for patenting. So reasoned the New


How a fractured Federal Circuit is applying the Supreme Court’s Alice decision to software patents
  • Kaye Scholer LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2015

The Supreme Court's June 2014 decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank marked a turning point in the debate over the eligibility of software (i.e


Invalidating a patent on a motion to dismiss is proper
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit did not find the patentee’s infringement suit to be objectively baseless, notwithstanding that the


What constitutes a covered business method patent?
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB or Board) provided guidance as to what constitutes a patent subject to


More business method patents broken
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2015

In Content Extraction & Transmission LLC v. Wells Fargo Bank, Nat'l Ass'n, Appeal No. 2013-1588 (Dec. 23, 2014), the appellant, CET, appealed the