Lawyers Weigh In On High Court's Patent Indefiniteness Ruling
By Julia Revzin (June 2, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the Federal Circuit's long-standing precedent for proving a patent indefinite allowed for too much ambiguity. Here, attorneys tell Law360 why the decision in Nautilus Inc. v. Biosig Instruments Inc. is significant.
James Barney, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP
"The impact of this decision is not limited to any particular industry or type of patent. All patents in all areas of technology could be susceptible to indefiniteness challenges depending on how the Federal Circuit applies the new Nautilus test. For instance, it will be interesting to see how this new test applies...
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