AEON Law’s IP Haikus

Error-Detection Software Found Patent-Eligible

Error-Detection Software Found Patent-Eligible

Federal Circuit Finds software patent isn’t Too abstract to stand The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has ruled that claims related to software for error-checking are patent-eligible. In the case of Koninklijke KPN N.V. v. Gemalto M2M GMBH, Plaintiff...

Federal Circuit Reverses PTAB on Wireless Patent Invalidity

Federal Circuit Reverses PTAB on Wireless Patent Invalidity

Federal Circuit Says wireless patent owner Gets chance to rebut The Federal Circuit has reversed a decision of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB or Board) that one claim of a wireless communications patent was unpatentable as obvious. The court found that the...

USPTO Issues More Subject Matter Eligibility Guidelines

USPTO Issues More Subject Matter Eligibility Guidelines

USPTO Issues new patent guidelines And improves training On October 17, the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued new patent eligibility guidelines. These new guidelines elaborate on the guidelines issued in January, and were issued in response to public...