We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Fed. Circ. Backs Symantec’s Alice Win Against IV

Law360 (March 15, 2018, 10:28 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Thursday upheld a decision that a data storage patent Intellectual Ventures accused Symantec of infringing is invalid for claiming a patent-ineligible abstract idea, even under a recent decision making such invalidations harder for accused infringers to win.

Just over a week after hearing oral arguments, the appeals court issued a five-page decision finding that Chief Judge Leonard P. Stark of the District of Delaware correctly granted summary judgment to Symantec Corp. and former unit Veritas Technologies LLC, which has since been sold, that...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.