'Alice' Before 'Alice' · Better Patents Now Podcast · Ep. 7

May 1, 2017 Scott Hemmons

Chris and Megan decide what to do with an application facing a non-functional, descriptive subject matter argument: US Application No. 11/635,318. Chris provides the history of this type of rejection, which provided ammunition against business method and software patents before Alice and continues to pose problems for some applicants.

      

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