Supreme Court Told Lower Courts Misinterpreting Alice

By Daniel Siegal (April 18, 2017, 8:18 PM EDT) -- Broadband iTV has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to find that its patent covering video-on-demand technology is not invalid under Alice, arguing that the Federal Circuit is failing to address lower court splits on how to apply the landmark ruling.

In its 43-page petition for a writ of certiorari filed Thursday and docketed Monday, Broadband iTV Inc. urged the high court to overturn a Federal Circuit panel's one-sentence order affirming a trial court's summary judgment ruling in Broadband iTV's suit alleging Time Warner Cable Inc. and Hawaiian Telcom Inc. were infringing its U.S. Patent No. 7,631,336, issued in 2009. Broadband iTV...

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