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Watch out for a wide omnibus (claim)
  • Minter Ellison
  • Australia
  • July 30 2015

Old-style 'omnibus claims' are often overlooked in patent infringement disputes. The usual assumption is that these claims are very narrow in scope


Pharmaceutical follow-on patents - maintaining market exclusivity in the pharmaceutical industry
  • FB Rice
  • Australia
  • July 28 2015

Often, a pharmaceutical does not earn revenue for a company until well into the patent term; sometimes this may be 15 years or more into the term


Spins a web, anytime, but only pays royalties until the expiry of the patent
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, USA
  • July 22 2015

It is tempting to begin analysis of the recent US Supreme Court patent case Kimble v Marvel Enterprises by slinging around some Spiderman puns. After


Gene patents in Australian context
  • FAL Lawyers
  • Australia
  • July 15 2015

The High Court is in the process of hearing an appeal from the Full Federal Court concerning the patentability of isolated genetic materials in


IP round-up
  • Russell Kennedy
  • Australia
  • July 14 2015

A recent decision of the US Supreme Court confirmed that the inventor of a web-slinging glove is not entitled to demand royalties from patent


Patent opposition roundup 14 July 2015
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • July 14 2015

An Australian Patent Opposition, Revocation and Extension of Term Round-Up from the Patent Office Journal dated 09 July 2015. If you wish to oppose


How to avoid damaging the right to sue for infringement when maximising your licensing value
  • Fisher Adams Kelly
  • Australia, USA
  • July 9 2015

When negotiating license agreements, technology managers often seek to “slice and dice” their intellectual property portfolio so that each licensee


Intellectual property - 9 July 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 9 2015

The High Court is expected to deliver its much anticipated decision in D'Arcy v Myriad Genetics later this year determining whether isolated nucleic


Generic Health succeeds in invalidating patent for aripiprazole: Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd v Generic Health Pty Ltd (No 4) 2015 FCA 634
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • July 7 2015

Generic Health is perhaps a step closer to bringing its generic version of the antipsychotic drug aripiprazole to market in Australia after Justice


Inventive step: how high is the obviousness threshold?
  • Bird & Bird
  • Australia
  • July 2 2015

As part of the long running legal battle in Australia concerning the validity (and infringement) of a series of second generation patents in respect