USPTO Rejects Eolas Claims In Second Round Of Reexamination - Report

Law360, New York (August 19, 2004, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has rejected all 10 claims under review in its reexamination of the controversial “Eolas” browser patent at the center of a $565 million patent infringement judgment against Microsoft, according to a published report.

The USPTO made the decision in the second of what are projected to be three office actions on the case, CNET News reported, citing “a source familiar with the document.”

Officials with the USPTO declined to comment on the case, but confirmed it had mailed the office...
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