September 28th, 2015

Pushback Against Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank International

Recently, courts have invalidated patents for claiming “abstract” ideas or business methods under Section 101 of the patent laws as applied in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank International, 134 S. Ct. 2347 (2014). The Court reasoned that taking a method that is “abstract” — practiced in the prior art “manually,” without a computer – and just performing […]

January 25th, 2013

John Marshall Distinguished Professor Presentation: Hugh Hansen

Professor Hansen spoke on the topic “The Supreme Court and Intellectual Property Law- It’s Not What You Think” on January 25, 2013 at John Marshall Law School in Chicago, IL. IP Hansen_Jan25_2013

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