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Finding of Improved Computer Functionally Supports Patent-Eligibility

In IDB Ventures, LLC v. Charlotte Russe Holdings, Inc. (2:17-CV-660-WCB-RSP), the Eastern District of Texas highlighted the effectiveness of showing that a patent claim is directed to a specific improvement to computer functionally for overcoming a challenge based on 35 U.S.C. § 101. Plaintiff IDB Ventures, LLC, (IDB) sued Defendant Charlotte Russe Holdings, INC., (Charlotte Russe) for infringement of U.S. Patent...

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