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The key to prolonging patent royalty streams

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • March 21 2014

Australian policy makers should amend section 145 of the Patents Act to address the uncertain application of the provision and its potential

Q: how many Australian patents can you have for one invention?

  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
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  • Australia
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  • March 19 2014

A: Any number when interpreting the phrase "a Patented invention" in Section 145 of the Patents Act,according to a recent Federal Court decision

Collecting royalties in the patent after-life

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 14 2014

Section 145 of the Patents Act is intended to prevent patentees gaining de facto patent extensions by licensing their patent for a period that

Statutory entitlement to terminate a Patent license in Australia: is this a get out of jail free card?

  • Houlihan2
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 12 2014

A recent Decision handed down by the Federal Court of Australia on 6 March 2014 has provided some certainty as to how the statutory entitlement

Australia enhances capability to rectify patent Register

  • Spruson & Ferguson
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 11 2014

A decision of the Australian Federal Court in February 2014 provides a prompt for a reminder about changes last year regarding rectification of the

Generic pharmaceuticals and competition law: the ACCC vs Pfizer proceedings

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 10 2014

The ACCC has commenced proceedings in the Federal Court against Pfizer Australia Pty Ltd (Pfizer) alleging that commercial offers made by Pfizer to

Patent licencing case clarifies statutory termination rights

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 6 2014

The Federal Court of Australia has ruled in favour of MPEG LA in a breach of contract case against Regency Media, finding that Regency wrongfully

Protecting the smallest innovation: how to get a competitive advantage in established product types

  • Fisher Adams Kelly
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  • Australia
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  • March 5 2014

For many of our clients in established industry sectors, the smallest changes to product design can have a big impact on their business. We are often

Federal Court of Australia holds that right or licence to use confidential information not capable of assignment

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia
  • -
  • March 5 2014

In a decision handed down on 16 February 2014, the Federal Court has held that a right or licence to use confidential information is not capable of

Federal Court confirms "key-hole arrangement" patent lacks inventive step

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia, Canada
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  • February 24 2014

Justice Robertson of the Federal Court of Australia has recently dismissed an appeal against the Commissioner of Patent's finding that key claims of a