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Patent Ambiguity Argued in High Court
4/28/2014

Claim language related to this diagram from a patent is in question in the case before the Supreme Court.
Claim language related to this diagram from a patent is in question in the case before the Supreme Court.

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junko.yoshida
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General but unambiguous
junko.yoshida   4/29/2014 6:45:25 AM
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This is very educational and informative. The author wrote:

have in mind the difference between describing a concept generally and describing it ambiguously. Your goal should be to help your attorney draft general, but unambiguous, claims.

As a writer, I get the concept -- generally but not necessarily unambiguously. I suspect that this is not exactly an easy thing to do. But it strkes me, after all, engineers who invent technologies, in many ways, should be in a driving seat to describe their claims in unambiguous terms.

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