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Women in STEM: Bridging the gender gap

21-05-2019

A plethora of studies have indicated that diversity drives innovation and economic performance, so why are the STEM fields, where innovation is the life-blood, so behind on gender diversity? WIPR investigates the reasons behind the failure to attract and retain women, and what needs to be done.

Marketing authorisation: Splitting the bill

US20-05-2019Mark Remus

An increasing number of pharmaceutical companies are turning to joint representation—where they pool their funds and hire one firm to represent them all—for ANDA litigation. Mark Remus, shareholder at Brinks Gilson & Lione, outlines the pros and cons of this new direction.

SPCs: extending protection lifespan

UK20-05-2019Michael Pears and Joel Beevers

Two references to the Court of Justice of the European Union should help clarify the position on what exactly is eligible for a supplementary protection certificate, as Michael Pears and Joel Beevers of Potter Clarkson explain.

The heart of the 3D printing matter

US20-05-2019Gabriel Di Blasi

3D-printed organs and tissues are now a reality, but questions remain over their patentability, says Gabriel Di Blasi of Di Blasi, Parente & Associados.

Creative solutions for cannabis industry IP

US20-05-2019Leon Steinberg

While registering trademarks for cannabis products at the USPTO is currently impossible, brands are applying creative solutions to the problem, says Leon Steinberg of Dennemeyer.

Antibody patents: Danger ahead for biologics

US20-05-2019John H. Heithaus and Gerald M. Murphy

The evolution of antibody written description standards at the USPTO has put some drug portfolios at risk, say John Heithaus and Gerald Murphy of Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch.

How to protect therapeutic methods in Brazil

Brazil20-05-2019Kene Gallois and Samantha Salim

Brazil’s patent law does not allow methods of treatment to be patented, but there are other means of getting protection, according to Kene Gallois and Samantha Salim of Daniel Law.

Agri-patents: The battle of the seeds

India20-05-2019Archana Shanker and Gitika Suri

An upcoming case on the patent eligibility of genetically modified seed in India will have far-reaching ramifications, as Archana Shankar and Gitika Suri of Anand & Anand explain.

Algorithms—no; computer-implemented methods—yes

Mexico20-05-2019Alejandro Moreno Hernández

It is challenging but not impossible to protect software innovations in Mexico, according to Alejandro Moreno Hernández of Uhthoff, Gomez Vega & Uhthoff.

Conference preview: Reader offer to major US life sciences patents event

US09-05-2019Advice Connect Inspire

ACI’s 17th Global Summit on Life Sciences Patents returns to New York on May 15-17, 2019, to provide practical insights on how to maximise your patent term and develop strategies to enhance protections for your patent portfolio.

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