Louis E. Fogel and Shaun M Van Horn
Jenner & Block LLP
Quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of local insights into patent litigation and patent office procedures, including types of enforcement proceedings; trial format and timing; standards of proof; standing to sue; inducement / contributory infringement; infringement by foreign activities / by equivalents; discovery; litigation timetable and costs; appeals; scope and ownership of patents; alternative dispute resolution; defences of absolute novelty, obviousness, inventiveness or prior use; types of remedy; voluntary and compulsory licensing; patent office proceedings, including timetabling, costs, appeals, opposition, and modification / re-examination of patents; and recent trends.
De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani Studio Legale | Austria, Germany | 3 May 2021
On 29 April 2021, the Court of Justice handed down its judgment in Case C‑56/20, AR v Stadt Pforzheim, on the interpretation ofDirective 2006/126/EC…
Catherine Balmond and Katharina Crinson
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Expert local accounts of insolvency and bankruptcy law worldwide, addressing: applicable legislation, excluded entities, secured lending and credit, competent courts, voluntary liquidations and reorganisations, involuntary liquidations and reorganisations, doing business during reorganisations, stays of proceedings and moratoria, set-off and netting, post-filing credit, expedited, successful and unsuccessful reorganisations, bankruptcy formalities, claims and appeals, voidable transactions, creditors’ enforcement, director and officer liability and international cases.
CMS Legal | Albania, Austria, Belgium, etc. | 29 Apr 2021
Some countries have reformed their regulations on medical cannabis. In January 2021, a set of Rules of Medical Cannabis were issued by the Mexican…
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH | Austria | 29 Apr 2021
The Supreme Court recently assessed a case where the parties had agreed two conflicting forum selection clauses within the same contract: an arbitration agreement and a jurisdiction clause in favour of a state court. Conflicting forum selection clauses providing for the jurisdiction of state courts on the one hand and arbitral tribunals on the other hand are regularly contained in one......
Preslmayr Attorneys at Law | Austria, European Union | 28 Apr 2021
The Act on Medicinal Products and the Trade and Industry Act set strict rules on the sale of medicinal products. The German-Austrian drugstore chain…
Schima Mayer Starlinger | Austria | 27 Apr 2021
The Supreme Court recently addressed the effects of an agreed sale of a plot of land on the security assignment of the future receivables under the…