USPTO issues Section 101 memorandum on Vanda v West-Ward
Memorandum addresses the question of how to evaluate the patent eligibility of method of treatment claims in light of the Federal Circuit decision in Vanda
The USPTO has released
a memorandum to patent examiners in response to the Federal
Circuit’s April 13 holding in
Vanda Pharmaceuticals v West-Ward Pharmaceuticals.
The court found the claims for patent covering a method of
treating a patient having...
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