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Access to microorganism deposits under the Budapest Treaty

New Zealand - March 28 2022 To obtain a patent, the invention must be disclosed in a manner that is clear enough and complete enough for it to be performed by a person skilled…

Dr Jason Busby

Proposed single patent processes for Australia and New Zealand will not proceed

Australia, New Zealand - July 14 2016 The Australian and New Zealand patent offices have been talking about a single patent application process (SAP) and a single patent examination…

Matt Adams

IP Australia announces new PPH pilot program with the European patent office (EPO)

Australia - July 5 2016 IP Australia has announced a new Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) pilot program with the EPO. This program will allow applicants to request…

Microorganism deposit requirements

New Zealand - June 4 2015 The new New Zealand Patents Act and accompanying Regulations came into force in on 13 September 2014. The new legislation creates some issues with…

Australian High Court to hear appeal on gene patents

Australia - February 20 2015 Australia's highest court has granted Yvonne D'Arcy special leave to appeal the Full Federal Court's decision that isolated DNA is patentable subject…

Helen Bellchambers