GART v. LOGITECH, INC., 00-1088
The written description of a claim must explicitly limit the subject matter of the patent because drawings will only depict the preferred embodiment rather than the only embodiment of the invention.
- Decided 06/26/2001
- Published 06/26/2001
LINN, Circuit Judge., Before LOURIE, RADER, and LINN, Circuit Judges.
United States Federal Circuit
Joseph R. Re,Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP, of Newport Beach, CA, argued for plaintiff-appellant. With him on the brief was William R. Zimmerman.
William L. Anthony, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP, of Menlo Park, CA, argued for defendant-appellee. With him on the brief was Terrence P. McMahon, Eric L. Wesenberg, and Rowena Y. Young.