The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has upheld a win for Mayo Collaborative Services after it denied Athena Diagnostics’ petition to have a neurological patent dispute reheard en banc.
The US International Trade Commission has opened a section 337 investigation into the import of reload cartridges for surgical staplers, which allegedly infringe a US company’s patents.
The Court of Justice of the European Union has rejected a trademark appeal submitted by Virgin Islands-headquartered Viridis Pharmaceutical.
Charity Cancer Research UK has united with SV Health Investors, a venture capital and growth equity firm, to develop new cancer medicines for patients.
Genetic sequencing company Illumina has continued its campaign of filing patent lawsuits against rival BGI, with the filing of three additional infringement suits.
Reddie & Grose has appointed Robin Ellis as a partner in the firm’s Munich office.
Carpmaels & Ransford has appointed two life sciences attorneys as partners, effective yesterday, July 1.
The controversial supplementary protection certificate manufacturing waiver has come into force today, July 1.
A Kentucky jury has awarded a seed company $2.4 million, after finding that an ex-employee had misappropriated trade secrets related to work on broccoli seeds and sprouts.
Morrison & Foerster has strengthened its life sciences group with the addition of Bethany Hills as a partner in New York.