Patent Board Won’t Review Internet Navigation Method Patent
Mealey's (August 17, 2016, 3:35 PM EDT) -- ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Efforts by an infringement defendant to invalidate a patented method of gathering and presenting summary information as HyperText Markup Language (HTML) were unsuccessful on Aug. 16, when the Patent Trial and Appeal Board denied a petition for covered business method (CBM) review (Plaid Technologies Inc. v. Yodlee Inc. and Yodlee.com Inc., No. CBM2016-00037, PTAB).
(Decision available. Document #16-160906-007Z.)
According to the board, “the information presented in” the petition by Plaid Technologies Inc. “does not establish” that respondents Yodlee Inc. and Yodlee.com Inc.’s U.S....