EFF Urges High Court To Strengthen Patent Claim Standards

Law360, Los Angeles (October 23, 2013, 6:11 PM EDT) -- The Electronic Frontier Foundation on Wednesday pressed the U.S. Supreme Court to review the Federal Circuit's revival of a patent infringement lawsuit by Biosig Instruments Inc. against Nautilus Inc., saying the case is an ideal vehicle to examine the appellate court's "overly strict" test for indefiniteness of patent claims. 

In an amicus brief, EFF and fellow nonprofit Public Knowledge asked the high court to grant Nautilus' petition for certiorari and reverse the Federal Circuit's ruling that Biosig's patent for a heart rate monitor is valid because the...
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