February 9, 2015

Navigating the USPTO Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance For Computer-related Inventions

On 16 December 2014, the USPTO issued revised subject matter eligibility Guidance. On 27 January 2015, the USPTO issued “abstract idea” computer-related invention examples of eligible and ineligible claims.

The following chart identifies the two part Mayo test for obtaining subject matter eligible computer-related inventions.

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