April 16, 2012
On April 19, 2012, Fitch Even partner Alison Aubry Richards will be moderating a roundtable discussion on the “Relevance of Reasonable Royalties to Copyright Infringement Remedies.” The program is presented by the Intellectual Property Litigation Committee of the ABA Section of Litigation and will take place at 12 noon at Navigant Consulting in Chicago. MCLE credit will be available.
IP Alert | Knowledge Within the Art Does Not Save Means-Plus-Function Claim Term Lacking Corresponding StructureFebruary 19, 2021
On February 12, in Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. v. Dropbox, Inc., the Federal Circuit affirmed that certain of Synchronoss's claims were invalid for indefiniteness, since the claims included a means-plus-function claim term that did not have adequate structural support in the specification. Read more
IP Alert | Customer Loyalty Program Does Not Claim Patent-Eligible Subject MatterFebruary 16, 2021
On February 8, in cxLoyalty, Inc v. Maritz Holdings, Inc., the Federal Circuit invalidated a patent for failure to claim patentable subject matter, reversing findings of the PTAB relating to substitute claims in a CBM review. Read more