Patent case: University of Florida Research Foundation Inc. v. General Electric Co., USA

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March 9, 2019

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Patent for automating the collection and manipulation of bedside medical data did not provide any specific improvements to the way conventional computers operate. Therefore, the patent claims were invalid.

Case date: 26 February 2019
Case number: No. 18-1284
Court: United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit

A full summary of this case has been published on Kluwer IP Law.