Software Patents: Cumulative Supplement

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  • ISBN-13: 9780735547711
  • Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
  • Publication date: 6/28/2004
  • Edition number: 2
  • Product dimensions: 7.02 (w) x 10.14 (h) x 0.61 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 2 Software Technology Primer for the Attorney 1
2.07 Large-Scale System Design 3
Chapter 5 Searching for Prior Art 7
5.10 Software Prior Art Searching 9
Chapter 8 Drafting Claims of Proper Scope 43
8.07 Claim Drafting in Light of Festo 45
8.08 How Courts Construe the Claims You Draft 87
8.09 Exploiting Information Phase Changes 105
8.10 Data Model Patterns 111
Chapter 12 Strategic Software patent Protection 125
12.10 The "Big Money" Software Patent 127
12.11 How to Identify Candidates for the Big Money Software Patent 128
12.12 The Lemelson Strategy 132
12.13 Claims of Priority 150
12.14 Untangling 35 U.S.C. [section] 102(e) 155
Chapter 14 Internet and E-Commerce Patents 179
14.11 Infringement and Territorial Issues Involving Internet Patents 181
Chapter 15 Integrating Software Patents with Industry Standards 189
15.01 When Software Patents and Industry Standards Collide 191
15.02 Case Study: The World Wide Web Consortium 192
15.03 The RAND Provisions-Withdrawn From the Patent Policy 201
15.04 Creating Industry Standards in an Industry That Endorses Patents 202
15.05 Representing a Client Who Is a Member of an Industry Standards Consortium 204
15.06 Finding the Interstitial Patent Space Within an Industry Dominated by Standards 208
15.07 Integrating a Software Patent into an Open System 211
Chapter 16 Protecting Information Using the Software Patent 219
16.01 Protecting Information With Software Patents 221
16.02 Defining the Term Information 227
16.03 The Science and Technology of Information 232
16.04 Information Architecture: Architectural Components of an Information System 243
16.05 Patenting Information-The Mechanics 249
Chapter 17 Successful Defenses in Software Patent Litigation 265
17.01 Invalidity Defenses 267
Table of Cases 275
Index 277
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