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Patent Speak — What Inventors Need to Know to Understand Patent Lawyers and Decode Patent Documents

Patent Speak — What Inventors Need to Know to Understand Patent Lawyers and Decode Patent Documents

Patent law has a steep learning curve. For patent lawyers, this means reading a lot of federal court decisions and attending seminars. For inventors, this learning curve can impede our ability to get patent protection. By creating an inventor’s glossary, we hope to make patents and interacting with patent lawyers a bit less complex to the average inventor.

Google v. Oracle – quick post

The Supreme Court today denied Google's request to review the lower court decision in Google, Inc. v. Oracle America, Inc. 14-410. The case is a bit complicated, particularly for non-programmers, but it basically asked whether copyright law covers application...