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Three Years of Alice: Federal Circuit Cases Upholding Patent Eligibility Under Alice Step 2
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2017

This post follows our previous post summarizing Federal Circuit cases upholding software patent claims on Alice Step 1 grounds. Here, Step 2 decisions

Three Years of Alice: Federal Circuit Cases Upholding Patent Eligibility Under Alice Step 1
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2017

It has now been over three years since the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its transformative patent decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank. During that

How the Federal Circuit is returning certainty to the law of patentability
  • Haug Partners LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2017

In a series of decisions beginning in 2010, the US Supreme Court reshaped the law of patentability. The changes left the validity of thousands of

PTAB Section 101 Ruling Breaks With CAFC Opinion on Business Method
  • Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2017

In a recent decision, a divided PTAB panel has ruled that a patent by Trading Technologies is directed to an ineligible abstract idea. While a

Protecting your software mojo in the smartphone screen era
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • September 6 2017

Smartphone screens are a marketplace for countless merchants and service providers. Through mobile apps, these merchants and service providers get

Protecting your Graphical User Interface (GUI) in Singapore
  • Taylor Vinters LLP
  • Singapore
  • August 31 2017

Whether in relation to gaming, communication, payment, or even an amalgamation of multiple functions, technology companies are leveraging on the

Reflections on USPTO Design Day 2017: What’s Next?
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • Global, USA
  • April 27 2017

Each April, the design patent community gathers at the USPTO to discuss design prosecution and protection. This year, on April 25, another sell-out

Brief: Beijing High People’ Court Issued New “Guidelines for Patent Infringement Determination”
  • CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
  • China
  • April 24 2017

On April 20, 2017, Beijing High People’ Court issued new “Guidelines for Patent Infringement Determination”. The newly issued “Guidelines for Patent

Federal Circuit Affirms Cancellation of Claims Based on Analogous Art
  • Marshall Gerstein & Borun LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

In Unwired Planet, LLC v. Google Inc., the Federal Circuit affirmed the PTAB’s IPR decision that the challenged claims are invalid as obvious and

Federal Circuit knocks out patents after CBM challenge
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2017

Apple successfully invalidated three patents for failure to recite patent eligible subject matter. Apple, Inc. v. Ameranth, Inc., 2015-1792