Administrative Law Keyed to Strauss
Dickinson v. Zurko
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Respondent Zurko applied for a patent on “a method for increasing computer security.” The Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) denied the application on the grounds that the “method was obvious in light of prior art.” The respondents eventually appealed to the Federal Circuit Court, which ruled in favor of the respondent by use of a stricter court/court standard.
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