In the long-running escitalopram patent battle, which has been fought all over the world, Australia’s highest court has affirmed the general remedial power of Australia’s extension of time provisions as they apply to...more
If you are a holder of a security interest in personal property (including patents) you will need to record the interest on the Personal Properties Security Register (PPSR) before 31 January 2014, otherwise you may lose the...more
Under Australian law, indirect or contributory infringement of method of treatment claims has been an issue for quite some time. In particular, there have been a number of injunctions granted in circumstances where an...more
For many years, there has been an assumption that methods of medical treatment are patentable under Australian law, but this has never actually been tested at the highest judicial level.
Developing countries face significant medical challenges. ...more
“There is no practice ... that I’m aware of, nor have I ever received advice from my attorneys anywhere in the world[,] that once a particular amendment is made to a patent in any particular jurisdiction ... there is some...more