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 27

U.S. patent reform: a view from Canada
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, Canada
  • September 26 2011

On September 16, 2011 President Obama signed into law the America Invents Act (the AIA), which brings sweeping changes to the U.S. patent system.


A new start at fixing US-Canada border: leaders must overcome mistakes of past
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, Canada
  • February 10 2011

Hats off to Prime Minister Stephen Harper and President Barack Obama for forging a new start on a project that has for too long languished on the back burner.


A purely symbolic accession?
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, India
  • November 9 2010

In another step in the rapid evolution of Indian nuclear policy, on October 27, 2010, Dinkar Khullar, India's representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency, signed the Convention On Supplementary Compensation For Nuclear Damage (CSC) on behalf of the Government of India, joining 13 other signatory countries.


Obama moving to renegotiate biologics exclusivity period
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA
  • January 20 2010

In the United States, biologics are not regulated under the Hatch-Waxman Act, which governs approval of conventional generic "small molecule" pharmaceuticals.


USA
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA
  • December 31 2009

In September, the US Senate unveiled its version of cap and trade draft legislation, which, although it calls for deeper short term GHG emission reductions than the House of Representative’s Waxman-Markey bill, is in fact quite similar to the House bill which passed during the summer.


Obama's tax plan and the repercussion for transfer pricing
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA
  • September 21 2009

Now, more than ever, transfer pricing must be at the forefront of tax decisions for multinational enterprises (MNEs).


Joint statement by President Barack Obama of the United States of America and Prime Minister Stephen Harper of Canada
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, Canada
  • September 16 2009

President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Stephen Harper today discussed common approaches to accelerating economic recovery in North America and globally.


Cleantech and the green energy economy
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, Canada
  • August 15 2009

Cleantech is not dead, notwithstanding the recessionary global economy and constricted sources of funds.


Biotechnology industry organization (bio) comments on the impact of the economy
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA
  • May 28 2009

James Greenwood, President and Chief Executive of BIO (Biotechnology Industry Organization) spoke to the Boston Globe this month about the impact of the economy on the biotechnology industry.


U.S. President Obama appoints Commissioner of the FDA and creates a new Food Safety Working Group
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA
  • April 7 2009

In his March 14, 2009 weekly address, President Obama announced appointments to the FDA and the creation of a new Food Safety Group.