Monthly Archives: January 2015

Monthly Archives: January 2015

API Copyright (Oracle v. Google) — Oracle’s Response to Google’s Petition for a Writ of Certiorari

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On December 8th, 2014, Oracle filed its brief in opposition to Google’s petition for a writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court of the United States in the case of copyright protection for certain Java APIs. Many who have been following the case found it curious that Google petitioned the Supreme Court of the United States to consider a different issue than those that were argued before the Court of Appeals of the Federal Circuit (“CAFC”). Undoubtedly, Oracle took notice …