Monthly Archives: February 2012

Overcoming Hindsight in Patent Rejections

Recently, I argued that it was improper use of “hindsight” to reject one of my claims. As is frequently the case, it takes 3-5 years before a patent application comes to the desk of a patent Examiner at the U.S. Patent Office (USPTO) when working in the software art units. With 3-5 years of intervening […]

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