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Haynes and Boone Increases Recognition in California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Listings

ORANGE COUNTY / SILICON VALLEY – The 2014 Northern and Southern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars listings feature seven Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers, two more than last year. >>

Ken Parker in the Recorder: CLS Bank Ruling a Big Deal for Valley Software Patents

SAN FRANCISCO — A U.S. Supreme Court opinion that never mentioned the word "software" is expected to have a big impact on the software industry. Silicon Valley lawyers and academics were debating just how big on Thursday after the high court ruled in Alice v. CLS Bank International that an abstract idea does not become patent eligible merely by implementing it through a generic computer. >>



Recent Publications

IP Today Guest Article: Inter Partes Review: How is it Going So Far?

It has been about one year (September 16, 2012) since the USPTO began accepting petitions for inter partes review, or IPR. This is a new procedure at the Patent Office that was established by the America Invents Act (AIA) to permit members of the public to request the Office review of an issued patent. >>