Board Cancels Various Claims Of User ID, Access Control Code Tracking Patent

(December 6, 2017, 1:08 PM EST) -- ALEXANDRIA, Va. — In a Dec. 5 final written decision, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board agreed with an inter partes review (IPR) petitioner that various claims of a patented system for conveying geographical information about a person or object to a group of users would have been obvious to a person of skill in the art (TV Management Inc., d/b/a GPS North America v. Perdiemco LLC, No. IPR2016-01061, PTAB).

(Decision available.  Document #16-171218-008Z.)

Additionally, according to the board, independent claim 1 and dependent claims 2-6,...
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