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“Making Sense of ‘Things’ in a Programmable World,” ABA Intellectual Property Newsletter

In this article, Jenner & Block Associate Peter H. Hanna examines what the rapidly growing and evolving Internet of Things (IoT) means for the practice of patent law.  Mr. Hanna introduces the Internet of Things, explains IoT concepts, lays out the tremendous value that an increasingly “interconnected world” promises, and concludes with a discussion of the types of IoT issues patent litigators are likely to confront in the future.