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Computer implemented inventions in Australia: the current state of play

  • Freehills Patent Attorneys
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  • Australia
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  • December 16 2014

A Full Court of Australia's Federal Court has handed down its appeal decision in Research Affiliates LLC v Commissioner of Patents. While there was

Uncertainty for generic pharmaceutical manufacturers as High Court grants 10 year extension of time

  • Fisher Adams Kelly
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  • Australia
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  • December 4 2014

The question of how long originators of a new pharmaceutical medication should hold their patent monopoly has been extensively debated and, with the

Pharmaceutical bioequivalence and patent claim infringement: a catch 22

  • Houlihan2
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  • Australia
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  • December 1 2014

In Glaxo SmithKline Australia Pty Ltd v Pharmacor Pty Ltd (2014), a case that was recently before the Federal Court of Australia, Glaxo SmithKline

'Research Affiliates' decision draws on US and UK rulings

  • Marks & Clerk
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  • Australia
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  • December 1 2014

In a decision almost a year in the making, the Full Court of the Federal Court has dismissed the appeal of Emmett J's decision in Research Affiliates

Alice through the (Australian) looking glass: Australia follows us on computer-implemented methods

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • November 27 2014

In October last year, we analysed two decisions of the Federal Court of Australia on the patentability of computer-implemented methods. Those

This will hurt you more than me validity of IV catheter patent upheld

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia
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  • November 25 2014

In this proceeding, Pagone J held certain claims of two of B Braun’s patents for safety IV catheters valid and infringed by the conduct of Multigate

Federal Court provides rare guidance on patent licences

  • Minter Ellison
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  • Australia
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  • November 24 2014

It's been an unusually busy period for patent licensing, with the Federal Court of Australia issuing a number of important decisions in 2014. The

Co-patentees jump the gun in appealing to the AAT

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia
  • -
  • November 18 2014

The Administrative Appeals Tribunal has refused an application to review a particular decision of the Commissioner of Patents on the basis that the

Australian full court sets new test for software patents - it's all about the substance

  • FB Rice
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  • Australia
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  • November 14 2014

The Full Court of Australia recently decided that a claim for generating a weighted index of assets did not constitute patentable subject matter

Innovators can sleep easy after the High Court’s finding that IP Australia has power to extend time for late extension of term applications

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • November 14 2014

The majority of the High Court (Crennan, Bell and Gageler JJ) has dismissed Alphapharm's appeal against a decision granting Lundbeck an extension of