Google Asks High Court To Review Use Of Prosecution History In Patent Claim Dispute

Mealey's (September 1, 2016, 3:14 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Google Inc., facing allegations that it infringed an inventor’s patents for computer malware protection software, asked the U.S. Supreme Court in an Aug. 10 brief to resolve how the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals should use prosecution history to settle claim construction disputes (Google Inc. v. Alfonso Cioffi and The Estate of Allen Frank Rozman, No. 16-200, U.S. Sup.).

(Petition for writ of certiorari available. Document #78-160906-005B.)

The Federal Circuit on Nov. 17, 2015, reversed and remanded a decision by a Texas...
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