Inconsistent and Confusing Specification Language Does not Support Broad Claim Construction
General Counsel News
Alexander Ott wrote this bylined article on the Federal Circuit Trustees of Columbia Univ. v. Symantec Corp case, which addressed various claim constructions that led to a stipulated judgment of non-infringement and partial invalidity. The Court affirmed two claim constructions and a related indefiniteness holding, but reversed a third construction.