Law360, New York (January 2, 2010, 6:31 PM EST) -- Intellectual property attorneys may be anxiously awaiting the U.S. Supreme Court's decision regarding what innovations can be patented, but that will hardly be the only case of interest in 2010 as the lower courts prepare to tackle whether the written description rule should be eliminated and whether gene patents are unconstitutional.
Here are the cases that IP attorneys are sure to keep track of in 2010:
Bilski et al. v. Kappos
After hearing oral arguments in November, the Supreme Court is set to rule in...