Torrey Pines Law Group attorneys have assisted semiconductor chip and equipment manufacturers, microelectronics manufacturers, lithium-ion battery and enabled device manufacturers, and Artificial Intelligence systems developers for more than 15 years.
However, US laws applied to software patents have been in flux since the State Street Bank opinion of 1998 (149 F.3d 1368 (Fed. Cir. 1998)), and subsequently through Bilski v. Kappos, 561 U.S. 593 (2010), and Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank International, 573 U.S. 208 (2014). A number of subsequent cases have attempted to clarify the law with respect to software patents, but the uncertainty surrounding the patentability of such patents often leads our clients to instead protect their innovations under trade secret law. We can help you make informed decisions with paths forward.
If a viable path forward is determined, the attorneys at Torrey Pines Law Group have successfully obtained software patents for clients in numerous disciplines. We have also assisted with developing and marketing electronics and software technologies including:
Torrey Pines Law Group, PC serves technology innovators with protecting intellectual property internationally and throughout the U.S., including in major technology hubs such as San Diego, San Francisco, Palo Alto, San Jose, Silicon Valley, Boston, Cambridge, Chicago, Minneapolis, Houston, Dallas, Atlanta, Denver, Seattle, Portland, Boulder, Orlando, the Research Triangle (Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill), the Mid-Atlantic (New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC) and throughout Southern California in Los Angeles, Orange County, Irvine, and La Jolla.
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