The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ("Federal Circuit") reversed the trial court’s decision that the process - a computer method claim - was not statutory subject matter under 35 U.S.C. § 101. Ultramercial, LLC v. Hulu, LLC, Case No. 2010-1544 (Fed. Cir. Sept. 15, 2011) … [Read more...] about 11 Step Computer Method Patent Defines Patent Eligible Subject Matter
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently published a patent application by Zynga Game Networks, Inc. See www.zynga.com which seeks to patent virtual money generated and exchanged by players in online games. The published patent application, Patent Publication No. … [Read more...] about Virtual Money for Online Game – Business Method or Computer Program Patent?