On January 27, 2015, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office provided long-awaited examples of patent-eligible and patent-ineligible inventions that incorporate abstract ideas. These examples are a follow-up to the Office’s 2014 Interim Eligibility Guidance that was published the month before. Nonetheless, navigating the waters of patentable subject matter is still a potentially dangerous trek. This presentation will provide an integrated view of the guidelines and the examples, focusing on which post-Alice questions are answered, and which are not. Topics will include:
Presenter: MBHB attorney Michael S. Borella, Ph.D.
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