January 14, 2021 5 min read
In "explosive" fashion, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) obliterated three patents for confirming the consummation of transactions on January 13, 2021. The patents explain circumstances where buyers and sellers may not wish to exchange payments at the initial transaction time, such as when they agree to meet up later to exchange the goods and money.
January 13, 2021 5 min read
On Wednesday, January 13, 2021, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) affirmed the invalidity of U.S. Patent No. 6,864,796 (the '796 patent) based on eligibility grounds in iLife Technologies, Inc. v. Nintendo of America, Inc.
January 12, 2021 5 min read
On January 12, 2021, the Federal Circuit affirmed a PTAB finding of patent ineligibility under 35 U.S.C. Section 101 for an application reciting claims for creating a floral arrangement on an electronic digital display.