Appeal Of Ineligibility Ruling Submitted On The Briefs To Federal Circuit
Mealey's (February 12, 2018, 1:43 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A patent owner whose invention was declared ineligible for patent protection under Section 101 of the Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. § 101, challenges the findings in a case that was submitted to the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on the briefs on Feb. 8 (Patrick Zuili v. Google Inc., Nos. 17-2161, -2258, -2267, Fed. Cir.).
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According to Patrick Zuili, owner of U.S. patent Nos. 7,953,667, 8,326,763 and 8,671,057, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board erred in agreeing with Google...