Mind + Muscle

technical minds + legal muscle

Bracket

dig deep

Lawyers Weigh In On High Court's Software Patent Ruling

  • 06.19.14
  • IP Law360

Michelle K. Holoubek was quoted in an article in IP Law360 discussing the Supreme Court's ruling in Alice Corp. Pty Ltd. v. CLS Bank International. The verdict stated that computerized abstract patent ideas are not patent eligible.

"The decision is quite significant to Alice. To everyone else, there is still plenty of room for interpretation. What does it mean to be 'abstract?' We still don't know, and the court explicitly declined to define the term," Ms. Holoubek said. "I suspect we will be arguing this issue for years to come, with both sides being able to cite to this decision for support."

Subscribers can read the full article at Law360.com.

Related People

Related Services

Related Industries

Sort By Media Type

Sort By Media Type
  • AlertAlert
  • BriefsBriefs
  • Comments to USPTOComments to USPTO
  • Design Patent Case DigestDesign Patent Case Digest
  • MultimediaMultimedia
  • News & ArticlesNews & Articles
  • Press ReleasePress Release
  • VideoVideo
  • WebinarWebinar
X

Unsolicited e-mails and information sent to Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. will not be considered confidential or privileged, may be disclosed to others, may not receive a response, and do not create an attorney-client relationship with Sterne Kessler.  If you are not already a client of Sterne Kessler, do not include any confidential information in this message.