Sending Alice to Planet Blue

Forget “patent invalid because abstract”, the Planet Blue decision finds the real issue is “preemption.” Non-preemptive software claims are not abstract. In … Read more

Rapid Litigation: Biotech patent win

In “Rapid Litigation”, the Federal Circuit is further cleaning up the 35 USC 101 “abstract” patent eligibility mess caused by SCOTUS’s Alice and Mayo decisions.

Enfish for Alice: a software win

The Einfish decision – software running on standard computers isn’t automatically abstract, improves the outlook for US software patents.