IP Cases & Articles

T 0384/15 Earpiece/FREEBIT: Intervening in strawman oppositions

20 June 2018
If an opponent files an opposition before the European Patent Office via a strawman can one of its group companies intervene?
Antony Craggs
Antony Craggs
Partner, Solicitor
T 0384/15 Earpiece/FREEBIT: Intervening in strawman oppositions

Louboutin v Van Haren Schoenen: CJEU interpretation of Shape

19 June 2018
Christian Louboutin v Van Haren Schoenen and the CJEU’s interpretation of ‘shape’ within Article 3(1)(e)(iii) of Directive 2008/95
Alban Radivojevic
Alban Radivojevic
Solicitor
Louboutin v Van Haren Schoenen: CJEU interpretation of Shape

After Actavis: UK patent decisions post Actavis v Lilly

11 June 2018
​In Actavis v Lilly the Supreme Court introduced a doctrine of equivalents and a limited form of file wrapper estoppel into UK law. This case...
Emma Hamilton
Emma Hamilton
Patent Attorney
After Actavis: UK patent decisions post Actavis v Lilly

Inter partes review - challenges at US Supreme Court

11 June 2018
​In two recent decisions published simultaneously the US Supreme Court examines the constitutionality and the extent of inter partes review (IPR) at the Patent Trial...
Anton Baker
Anton Baker
Associate, Patent Attorney
Inter partes review - challenges at US Supreme Court

AG opinion in 'thorny issue' of Truvada SPC case

11 June 2018
​Advocate General (AG) Wathelet has given his opinion in relation to the question referred by the English Court concerning the interpretation of Article 3(a) of...
Kirk Gallagher
Kirk Gallagher
Partner, Patent Attorney
AG opinion in 'thorny issue' of Truvada SPC case
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