Brief Amicus Curiae in Support of Petitioner, Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings v. Metabolite Laboratories, Inc., 546 U.S. 975 (2005) (No. 04-607).

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Joshua D. Sarnoff

DePaul University College of Law

Sarah Lock

AARP

Bruce Vignery

AARP Foundation Litigation

Michael Schuster

AARP

Date Written: June 8, 2013

Abstract

This is the brief of AARP in the LabCorp v. Metabolite case for which certiorari was dismissed as improvidently granted. The brief addresses constitutional concerns, limits of patent eligible subject matter, and concerns with extending subject matter and indirect infringement to diagnostic and mental and communicative processes.

Keywords: patent, infringement, subject matter eligibility, mental processes, diagnostic, communication, history

JEL Classification: K11, K20, K21, K30, N00, H41, O30, O31, O32, O33, O34, O35, O36, O37, O38, O39

Suggested Citation

Sarnoff, Joshua D. and Lock, Sarah and Vignery, Bruce and Schuster, Michael, Brief Amicus Curiae in Support of Petitioner, Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings v. Metabolite Laboratories, Inc., 546 U.S. 975 (2005) (No. 04-607). (June 8, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2276523 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2276523

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Sarah Lock

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Bruce Vignery

AARP Foundation Litigation ( email )

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Michael Schuster

AARP ( email )

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