DDR Holdings v. Hotels.com (Fed.Cir.2014)

An important Federal Circuit decision came out yesterday, which upheld claims of an Internet related patent as not being directed to an abstract idea. This if the first post-Alice decision to do such.

“As an initial matter, it is true that the claims here are similar to the claims in the cases discussed above in the sense that the claims involve both a computer and the Internet. But these claims stand apart because they do not merely recite the performance of some business practice known from the pre-Internet world along with