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Isolated genetic material remains patentable in Australia

  • Henry Hughes
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  • Australia
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  • September 24 2014

The Full Federal Court of Australia has confirmed in a unanimous decision of 5 judges that isolated genetic material is patentable subject matter in

The patentability pendulum

  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 23 2014

Internationally, the patentability pendulum for computer implemented inventions has swung from the 'technical character' requirement of the European

Full Federal Court confirms isolated nucleic acids are patentable in Australia

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • September 22 2014

A specially constituted five-member bench of the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia has unanimously upheld the 2013 decision of Justice

Update on Australian Federal Court decision regarding patentability of isolated nucleic acid molecules

  • FB Rice
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  • Australia
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  • September 19 2014

On Tuesday 16th September, an application for special leave to appeal to the High Court was made on behalf of Yvonne D'Arcy, the appellant in the

Full Federal Court confirms isolated nucleic acids are patentable in Australia

  • Freehills Patent Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • September 19 2014

The Full Federal Court has unanimously confirmed that isolated nucleic acids, either DNA or RNA, are patentable in Australia. The decision is in

High Court to be asked to consider patentability of BRCA genes

  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • September 18 2014

Lawyers acting for the Appellant in the BRCA gene case have announced that they will seek special leave to appeal the decision to the High Court of

General warning of patent infringement held to be an unjustified threat

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • September 18 2014

On 1 August 2014, Dowsett J made declarations of unjustified threats and costs orders relating to proceedings commenced by Mizzi Family Holdings

Synthetic turf patent litigation highlights hindsight concerns with expert evidence

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
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  • September 15 2014

On 20 June 2014, the Federal Court handed down its decision in appeals against decisions of the Commissioner of Patents concerning two patent

Full Federal Court upholds ‘gene patents’

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
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  • Australia
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  • September 12 2014

A specially constituted 5 member Full Federal Court has unanimously upheld a patent which covers the isolated nucleic acid (RNA or DNA) of 'BRCA1'

Australian court finds human gene mutation to be patentable

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 11 2014

A full panel of the Federal Court of Australia has upheld its earlier ruling that an isolated but naturally occurring nucleic acid, BRCA1, can be