Eligibility for a Covered Business Method Review

Eligibility for a Covered Business Method Review

By: Sean Benevento[1], Mike Lavine, and Matt Johnson The PTAB recently clarified eligibility for a covered business method review (CBM). See Xerox Corp. v. Bytemark, Inc., No. CBM2018-00011 (P.T.A.B. July 12, 2018) (Paper 12). To establish standing for CBM review, a...
CBM Filings Trickling As Shutoff Date Approaches

CBM Filings Trickling As Shutoff Date Approaches

By: Lisa Furby and John Marlott A Covered Business Method (“CBM”) patent review permits a petitioner to challenge a patent having claims “used in the practice, administration, or management of a financial product or service,” and that do not claim a “technological...