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Challenges for Protecting Genetic Patents
  • Watermark Intellectual Property
  • USA, Australia
  • November 16 2018

Decades of advances in sequencing technology have led to breakthroughs in not just the sensitivity of DNA tests, but also the speed and costs


Warner-Lambert loses appeal at UK Supreme Court on validity of its patent for a second medical use of pregabalin for the treatment of pain
  • Potter Clarkson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 16 2018

Earlier this week, the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in Warner-Lambert Company LLC v Generics (UK) Ltd ta Mylan and Actavis, holding


Breaking: Click-to-Call and One-Year Time Bar - Petition for Certiorari Incoming
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 15 2018

As reported in a prior post, the Federal Circuit in Click-To-Call Tech. V. Ingenio, Inc., 2015-1242 (Fed. Cir. Aug. 16, 2018) (en banc) found in a


Supreme Court defines plausibility in the context of sufficiency
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • November 15 2018

A majority postulates a new "outward presentation test" to deal with the infringement of second medical use patents. For the first time the Supreme


Research Prototypes Count Towards Domestic Industry
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 15 2018

In a recent opinion, the International Trade Commission ("ITC") held that economic investments and activities related to Patented pre-commercial and


Short Window of Opportunity to Take Advantage of Canada's Late National Phase Entry Regime
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • November 15 2018

Canada is one of a few contracting states to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) that permits late entry into national phase for an international


Whose Invention is it Anyway? 5 Questions on Patent Ownership that Inventors and Patent Owners Should Always Be Prepared to Answer
  • Spruson & Ferguson
  • USA
  • November 15 2018

Establishing the correct ownership and inventorship of a patent right is an important foundation of IP basics which tends to be overlooked by many


Jury still out on foreign NPEs in China
  • IAM
  • China
  • November 15 2018

A recent article titled “Why non-practicing entities are good for China” has attracted notice in the English-language IP blogosphere. Originally


EPO practice: Relevance of a Product-by-Process Definition in a Process Claim?
  • Mitscherlich PartmbB
  • European Union
  • November 15 2018

The decision of the Boards of Appeal T064214 of May 7, 2018 gave some clarification and explanations as to the significance of product-by-process


Seeking District Court Assistance For An IPR Proceeding
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 15 2018

Discovery is limited in inter partes review proceedings. As we previously discussed here and here, discovery is available only “in the interest of