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Federal Circuit: foreign sales do not exhaust patents
17 February 2016 | Washington DC
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has ruled that foreign sales do not exhaust patent protection in the US, despite a contrary Supreme Court copyright decision... readmore

Fake Viagra seller faces US charges
11 February 2016 | Washington DC
A man has been charged in the US for illegally importing and selling misbranded and unapproved drugs, including Viagra... readmore

Valneva updates vaccine agreement with GSK
9 February 2016 | Lyon
Valneva has signed a new R&D collaboration with GlaxoSmithKline for the development of new influenza vaccines... readmore

Coming to the UK
08 February 2015 | London
The UK needs to remain patent and business friendly if it wants to secure foreign investment in the future, according to Novum CEO Joan Mill... readmore

Gleevec equivalent launched
04 February 2016 | New Jersey
Sun Pharma has launched its therapeutics equivalent to the cancer drug Gleevec in the US... readmore

US patent system is ‘weakening’, claims study
29 January 2016 | Liverpool
The US patent system is inefficient compared to 19 other countries with more effective patent processes, according to a new global index developed to assess international patent systems... readmore

Lex Machina reveals PTAB trends
25 January 2016 | California
Patents covering communications and semiconductors were far more likely to experience Patent Trial and Appeal Board litigation last year than patents on mechanical engineering or biochemistry, according to a new Lex Machina report... readmore

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Matters of import
20 January 2016
Alireza Behrooz of Merchant & Gould and Nick Phillips of Edwin Coe discuss parallel importation of pharmaceuticals in the US and Europe readmore

Raising the bar
16 December 2015
Amendments to the US Civil Rules of Procedure could dissuade some non-practicing entities from targeting technology-rich sectors readmore

Making connections
02 December 2015
Changes are coming to the UK Patent Box to meet new international standards readmore

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06 January 2016
Australia’s IP system has come under the spotlight as the government considers possible reforms. Naomi Pearce and Nigel Lokan of K&L Gates speak to Tammy Facey readmore

11 September 2015
Mohan Dewan and Disha Dewan of R K Dewan & Co report on the ban on any changes to patent specifications or claims at the time of national phase entry via the Patent Cooperation Treaty in India readmore

11 September 2015
The fear that natural products would be privatised soon, or one cannot study a product of nature and benefit from it if another legally possesses it, is always in the minds of all stakeholders. D. Calab Gabriel and Maria Gabriel of Lex IP Care discuss the patenting of natural bio-materials in India readmore

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Terry Mahn
Fish & Richardson
03 February 2016
Terry Mahn of Fish & Richardson discusses the issues still to be resolved in the Food and Drug Administration’s proposed naming system for biosimilars readmore

Rogelio Nicandro
Romulo LLP
04 November 2015
Rogelio Nicandro of Romulo LLP offers some handy tips for stopping trademark infringement in the Philippines readmore

Grant Shoebridge
Shelston IP
04 November 2015
Grant Shoebridge of Shelston IP unpacks the Australian High Court’s Myriad decision readmore

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