January 17, 2017

Federal Circuit Court Decisions For Week Ending December 30, 2016

NorthPeak Wireless, LLC v. 3COM Corp., Case Nos, 2016-1477 & 2016-1481 (December 28, 2016) (nonprecedential) Patent No. 4,977,577

Key point(s):

  • Reliance on prosecution disclaimer is not necessary to exclude matter that is not necessarily encompassed by the plain and ordinary meaning of a claim term when a more limited meaning is consistent with the intrinsic evidence.

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