PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES V. MAYO COLLABORATIVE SERVICES

Case note concerning PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES V. MAYO COLLABORATIVE SERVICES Update Sept. 4, 2011:  The Supreme Court has granted cert to the appeal of this decison (for a second time) and thus this…

Reach-Through Rights and the Patentability, Enforcement, and Licensing of Patents on Drug Discovery Tools

by Alfred C. Server, M.D., Ph.D.,* Nader Mousavi,** and Jane M. Love, Ph.D.***,[i] A novel, nonobvious Discovery Tool and its use can be the subject of valid patent claims, but patent claims that reach through…

PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES V. MAYO COLLABORATIVE SERVICES

  Case note concerning PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES V. MAYO COLLABORATIVE SERVICES Update Sept. 4, 2011:  The Supreme Court has granted cert to the appeal of this decison (for a second time) and thus…

Is Intellectual Property a Hurdle for Transferring Technology to Developing Countries? If so, How High of a Hurdle?

by Cecily Anne O’Regan – It might appear that intellectual property protection has a positive impact on a country’s economic development. According to Professor François Dessemontet, “there is a strong correlation between the…