Kagan A Wildcard In Future Bilski

Law360, New York (June 30, 2010, 9:24 AM EDT) -- With the Bilski decision leaving countless questions unanswered, U.S. Supreme Court Justice nominee Elena Kagan will likely play a role in the next case to address the patentability of business methods, but lawyers are unclear about how she would change the game on an issue that continues to split the court.

Although the former solicitor general authored a brief on behalf of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in Bilski v. Kappos, there is very little that would indicate how she might decide a similar case...
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