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Emerging Trends in Business Method Patents: Leading Lawyers on Understanding the Ongoing Impact of Bilski, Analyzing Recent Decisions, and Developing a Successful Patent Strategy (Inside the Minds)
Emerging Trends in Business Method Patents provides an authoritative, insider's perspective on key strategies for keeping up-to-date on recent developments in the area of business method patents. Featuring partners from some of the nation's leading law firms, these experts guide the reader through the process of interpreting relevant decisions and...
Emerging Trends in Business Method Patents provides an authoritative, insider's perspective on key strategies for keeping up-to-date on recent developments in the area of business method patents. Featuring partners from some of the nation's leading law firms, these experts guide the reader through the process of interpreting relevant decisions and legislation in order to develop an effective patent strategy. These top lawyers reveal their advice on navigating the post-Bilski environment, determining patent eligibility, and overcoming patent drafting challenges. From CyberSource Corp. v. Retail Decisions Inc. to Ultramercial LLC v. Hulu, et al., these authors discuss recent case law that will affect patent applicants going forward. These leaders also share their strategies for understanding Section 101 and the machine-or-transformation test, as well as implications of the America Invents Act. The different niches represented and the breadth of perspectives presented enable readers to get inside some of the great legal minds of today, as these experienced lawyers offer up their thoughts around the keys to success within this ever-evolving area of law. Inside the Minds provides readers with proven business and legal intelligence from leading C-Level executives and lawyers. Each chapter offers thought leadership and expert analysis on an industry, profession, or topic, providing a future-oriented perspective and proven strategies for success. Each author has been selected based on their experience and C-Level standing within the business and legal communities. Chapters Include: 1. Thomas L. Hamlin, Partner, Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi LLP - "Bilski and its Progeny: The Search for Limits on the Patentability of Business Methods" 2. Paul Davis, Partner, Goodwin Procter LLP - "Applying Recent Case Law and Legislation to Business Method Patent Strategies" 3. Chris Scott Graham, Senior Partner, Dechert LLP - "Fighting Uncertainty in the Post-Bilski Business Method World" 4. Christopher J. Chan, Partner, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - "Preparing for Change in the Business Method Patents Realm" 5. Robert Hulse, Partner, Fenwick & West LLP - "Forming a Coherent Patent Strategy to Protect Your Business Method Innovations" 6. Ilan Barzilay, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP - "Putting Meat on the Bones: An Analysis of Cases Addressing Patent-Eligible Subject Matter Post-Bilski" 7. Craig A. Gelfound, Partner, Arent Fox LLP - "Patent Drafting Strategies in a Post-Bilski Era" 8. John V. Biernacki, Partner, Jones Day - "Analysis and Tips in the Aftermath of Bilski with an Emphasis on Financial-Related Patents" Appendices Include: Appendix A: Ultramercial LLC v. Hulu, et al. Appendix B: CyberSource Corp. v. Retail Decisions Inc. Appendix C: Classen Immunotherapies Inc. v. Biogen IDEC Appendix D: Fuzzysharp Technologies Inc. v. 3DLabs Inc., Ltd. Appendix E: Patentability Rulings Appendix F: Section 101 Background Materials Appendix G: US Patent Office Guidelines Appendix H: Chart of Post-Bilski II Section 101 Cases Appendix I: Three-View Common Framework Worksheet Appendix J: Machine-or-Transformation Test Checklist
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