We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 109

Australian court finds human gene mutation to be patentable
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • 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


News Bytes - June 6, 2013
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2013

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office creates the After Final Consideration Pilot Program 2.0 which modifies and extends a program designed to


News bytes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issues guidance titled "Pharmacy Compounding of Human Drug Products Under Section 503A of the Federal, Food


News bytes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) makes available Guidance for Industry and staff titled "Molecular Diagnostic Instruments with Combined


FTC issues report on “pay-for-delay” agreements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2013

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has published an overview of fiscal year 2012 agreements resolving "patent disputes between a brand and a


SCOTUS sides with FTC in reverse payment deals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2013

A divided U.S. Supreme Court has determined that patent-infringement settlement agreements requiring the patentee to pay the claimed infringer


SCOTUS hears arguments on patentability of human genes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) heard arguments on Monday specifically addressing whether "human genes are patentable." Ass'n for Molecular Pathology


News bytes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 30 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) makes available Guidance for Industry titled "Circumstances that Constitute Delaying, Denying, Limiting


News bytes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2014

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) seeks comments on the estimated time burdens of revisions to a currently approved information collection


News Bytes - April 18, 2013
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2013

The U.S. Department of Commerce announces the winners of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's Patents for Humanity pilot program. The awards