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Piggy-backing to market? TPP negotiations bring data exclusivity periods of biologics into public spotlight
  • Baldwins
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, New Zealand, USA
  • September 7 2015

At the end of July 2015, media worldwide reported yet another stutter in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations. Especially prominent

An expensive lesson in licensing when exclusively performing an act does not make you an exclusive licensee
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • June 10 2015

It's generally well understood that in a number of jurisdictions an exclusive licensee can initiate infringement proceedings. However, the recent

Pharmaceutical patent term extension and data exclusivity in Australia, New Zealand and Asia: are you missing out?
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Asia-Pacific, Australia, New Zealand
  • June 5 2015

Knowing the facts about patent term extension and data exclusivity will ensure you are not missing out on the protection your pharmaceutical product

Health alert (Australia) - 25 May 2015
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • May 25 2015

The Federal Court has held that an independent report upholding the Australian Medical Council's ('AMC') decision not to recognise 'cosmetic medical

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2015 update on recent changes to Australia’s intellectual property legislation
  • Davies Collison Cave
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • April 15 2015

The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2015 (Cth) received Royal Assent on 25 February 2015. Although some changes under the Act came into

IP in depth: patentable biotechnology a comparative analysis of key markets
  • Fisher Adams Kelly
  • Australia, European Union, New Zealand, USA
  • March 31 2015

There is extraordinary complexity and optimization underlying even comparatively 'simple' organisms. These powerful biological products and processes

No joint Australian and New Zealand therapeutic products regulator to be established
  • Addisons
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • December 1 2014

On 20 November 2014, the Hon Peter Dutton MP, Minister for Health for Australia and the Hon Dr Jonathon Coleman, Minister for Health for New Zealand

Journal 2014 July to September for overseas readers
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • Australia, New Zealand, USA
  • October 22 2014

The controversial issue of gene patenting has hit the headlines, yet again, following the recent Full Federal Court of Australia (‘FFCA’) decision

Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Taiwan, USA, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Russia, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to

Where there is smoke there is fire: plain packaging of tobacco products
  • Baldwins
  • Australia, New Zealand
  • August 26 2014

In 2012, Australia became the first country in the world to legislate for plain packaging of tobacco. Cigarettes, pipe tobacco and cigar products