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Practice notice: Experimental testing

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 5 2014

The Federal Court has provided a new Notice to the Profession stating that in an action for infringement or validity of a patent, when a party

Product specificity requirement trumps patent construction for listing

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 5 2014

Lilly sought to list Canadian Patent No. 2,379,329 on the patent register for their product TRIFEXIS. The Minister refused, stating that the patent

NOC application dismissed: overbreadth and lack of utility related

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 5 2014

In a proceeding brought pursuant to the NOC Regulations, the Court made determinations with respect to obviousness, lack of utility and lack of sound

Good news for antibody patent applications in Canada

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 27 2014

Patentees in the antibody arts in Canada have long been dogged by policy-based objections to claims that seek protection that is broader than the

Principles of comity should not override fairness

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 26 2014

Cobalt brought a motion pursuant to s. 6(5) of the NOC Regulations, to dismiss the proceeding as an abuse of process. The Court dismissed the motion

Doctrine of bona fide purchaser for value without notice applies to patent rights

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 6 2012

This case involves a dispute over who owned certain patent rights

Motion for default judgment denied without affidavit evidence

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 28 2013

The Plaintiffs brought a motion for default judgment after no Statement of Defence was filed and no response to the Request to Admit was provided. The

Patent invalid for lack of sound prediction of utility - Eli Lilly v. Novopharm

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 21 2011

This decision is the second by the Trial Judge in this matter

Rulings made to guide accountants in s. 8 damages reference

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 31 2012

This is the reference after the decision on the merits from the Trial and Court of Appeal in the s. 8 case

Supreme Court of Canada denies leave to appeal

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 3 2011

The Supreme Court of Canada refused leave in Teva Canada Limited v. Sanofi-Aventis Canada Inc. and Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (Case No.34325