Alice Corp. Again Urges High Court To Tackle Software Patents

Law360, New York (November 20, 2013, 5:31 PM EST) -- Alice Corp. on Tuesday once again urged the U.S. Supreme Court to review a deeply divided ruling by the Federal Circuit that found the company's software platform ineligible for patent protection, blasting CLS Bank International's argument that the appeals court could resolve the situation itself.

Alice is seeking high court review after the Federal Circuit nixed the company's patent in May with a confusing, seven-part split opinion in favor of CLS. The ruling offered little guidance on how much patent protection software should get, with no...
To view the full article, register now.