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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

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'

Innovation patents in the oil and gas sector: protecting your innovations, protecting your business

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • September 12 2014

There is a growing focus on the need for operators in the oil and gas sector to innovate, both in terms of developing new Technologies and processes

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

Not just genes: Full Federal Court upholds decision about patentability of isolated DNA

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 10 2014

On 5 September 2014, five judges of the Full Federal Court upheld a lower court's decision that isolated human DNA was patentable subject matter

Australian Full Federal Court confirms patentability of isolated nucleic acid molecules

  • FB Rice
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  • Australia
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  • September 9 2014

Claims directed to isolated nucleic acid molecules, whether DNA (genomic or cDNA) or RNA, are patentable subject matter in Australia. This finding

Full Court of the Federal Court affirms that isolated nucleic acids are patentable in Australia

  • Russell Kennedy
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  • Australia
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  • September 9 2014

The Full Court of the Federal Court in D'Arcy v Myriad Genetics Inc 2014 FCAFC 115, upheld the decision of the primary judge who found that

Do gene patents pose problems for progress to more advanced sequencing techniques?

  • HopgoodGanim
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  • Australia
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  • September 9 2014

This past week in Cancer Voices Australia v Myriad Genetics, the full bench of the Federal Court upheld the decision that human genes are patentable

Isolated DNA & RNA patentable in Australia

  • AJ Park
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 8 2014

The biotechnology industry will welcome the decision of the Federal Court of Australia Full Court (FCAFC) that isolated DNA and RNA are patentable