Eligibility Of Patented Method For File Filtering Argued In Federal Circuit Briefs

Mealey's (September 12, 2017, 6:22 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A dispute over the eligibility of a patented method for identifying “unauthorized” files, such as those that contain offensive or illegal content, will be argued before the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Oct. 3 (Intellectual Ventures I LLC v. Erie Indemnity Company, et al., No. 17-1147, Fed. Cir.).

In a Jan. 17 appellant brief, patent owner Intellectual Ventures I LLC (IV) tells the Federal Circuit that U.S. Judge Mark R. Hornak of the Western District of Pennsylvania erroneously deemed U.S. patent...
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