Briefs In LabCorp Case Split Over Business Methods

Law360, New York (January 5, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- Amicus briefs are flowing into the U.S. Supreme Court from a wide variety of industries, all eager to affect the outcome of a contentious patent case that caught the attention of the White House and saw Chief Justice John Roberts recuse himself.

The case, between medical diagnostics companies Laboratory Corp. and Metabolite Laboratories Inc., has already divided professionals by highlighting the cloudy borders of patenting a force of nature. The implications are great, regardless of the case’s outcome, and the Court hasn’t addressed the core issues...
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