Apple Tells Fed. Circ. Mobile IOS Not A 'Program'

Law360, Los Angeles (August 21, 2013, 6:48 PM ET) -- Apple Inc. has urged the Federal Circuit to affirm a lower court's judgment that its iOS mobile operating system does not infringe Ancora Technologies Corp.'s patent for software anti-piracy technology, saying the trial judge correctly construed the term "program" to refer only to applications. 

In a brief made public Wednesday, Apple said Ancora is attempting to broaden the scope of its asserted claims beyond what is supported by intrinsic evidence. U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers threw out Ancora's suit in April, and Ancora appealed in...
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