Patent protection for an Internet search engine20 March 2020 Patent Litigation
Patent protection for an Internet search engine
French technology startup specializing in online customer relations
Patent protection of a question-and-answer system and a search engine based on the notion of reputation, creation of an intangible asset to secure investors.
1 U.S. patent filed in 2013, issued in 2015
Protection was envisaged from the outset in American law, given the constraints of European law in this field (exclusions from patentability).
In particular, the patent protects software processes implemented by the customer’s web servers.