Nuijten Appeals Patent Application To Supreme Court

Law360, New York (May 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Petrus A.C.M. Nuijten on Friday took its appeal of a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office decision denying it a patent on signal transmissions to the U.S. Supreme Court, arguing that the USPTO and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit's opinions ran counter to the original meaning of the U.S. Patent Act.

In a petition for writ of certiorari in the Supreme Court, Nuijten argued that the Federal Circuit had created three new indeterminate criteria that would deny patent protection to many innovative technologies while...
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