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The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit will not revisit its ruling that saved the patent eligibility of two DNA test patents owned by biotechnology company Illumina, after the court rejected an en banc request from a subsidiary of Roche.
IP boutique KIPA has strengthened its team with the addition of Iceland-based patent attorney Thorlakur Jonsson.
South Korean medical devices manufacturer Medit has prevailed in a patent infringement lawsuit brought by Danish rival 3Shape in Germany.
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has partially lifted an injunction on 10X Genomics, but the biotech company must still pay almost $24 million for infringing a Bio-Rad patent.
A former researcher at the research institute of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Ohio has pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal scientific trade secrets to sell in China.
The US government has agreed to pay up to $2.1 billion to Sanofi and GSK for the development and delivery of 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.
US authorities have seized thousands of dollars worth of counterfeit Botox injections in shipments in a Cincinnati port, the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) office announced yesterday, July 30.
Buyers of AbbVie’s arthritis treatment Humira have appealed against an Illinois judge’s decision to dismiss their class action antitrust suit to the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.