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CBD adopts Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit sharing life sciences companies and others using genetic or biological resources need to take notice
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Global
  • November 17 2010

Companies, universities and researchers that use genetic or biological resources in their research and development activities should take note of the Nagoya Protocol on Access Genetic Resources and Benefit-sharing Arising from their Utilization (The Nagoya Protocol), recently adopted under the auspices of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).

Federal district court rules that isolated human DNA is not patentable subject matter
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2010

On March 29, 2010, the US District Court for the Southern District of New York held that isolated human genes are not patentable under Section 101 of the US Patent Act.

David T. Pritikin
  • Sidley Austin LLP