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Decision of grand panel of intellectual property High Court regarding scope of protection of patent extended by patent term extension

Japan - February 9 2017 On 20 January, 2017, a special division (grand Panel) of the Intellectual Property High Court (“IP High Court”) handed down its first decision with

When is filing a patent infringement suit deemed to be a tort?

Japan - January 28 2009 In a recent decision (Heisei 18 (ne) 10040, October 31 2007) the IP High Court held that the filing of a request for a preliminary injunction by the patentee constituted a tort

Decision of grand panel of intellectual property High Court regarding scope of protection of patent extended by patent term extension

Japan - February 9 2017 On 20 January, 2017, a special division (grand Panel) of the Intellectual Property High Court (“IP High Court”) handed down its first decision with

When is filing a patent infringement suit deemed to be a tort?

Japan - January 28 2009 In a recent decision (Heisei 18 (ne) 10040, October 31 2007) the IP High Court held that the filing of a request for a preliminary injunction by the patentee constituted a tort