5 New Fed. Circ. Rulings That Will Shape Future IP Cases
By Ryan Davis
Law360, New York (July 12, 2013, 9:26 PM ET) -- The Federal Circuit's long-awaited decision on when software is eligible for a patent landed with a thud that provided little guidance, but the appeals court did hand down significant decisions in the second quarter that will allow for early appeals of infringement decisions and provide an additional defense to induced infringement, attorneys say.
Here's a roundup of the top rulings by the Federal Circuit since April and their potential implications for IP law: