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The Critical Importance of International Patent Protection for Small Businesses

As part of the implementation of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, the U.S. Patent and …

KORUS and BIO's New Senior Vice President for International Affairs

Earlier this week, Joseph Damond joined BIO as Senior Vice President of International Affairs.  He …

Data Protection, the Trans Pacific Partnership, and the US-Jordan FTA (Post 1 of 2)

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiation does not yet include a section on data protection …

Non-Communicable Diseases and IP?

On September 19 and 20, the United Nations meets to potentially adopt a declaration on non-communicable …

Global Biotechnology IP Evaluation by Scientific American

Scientific American evaluated the strength of intellectual property in 48 countries (click on chart on …

Scientific American on BRIC's IP Environment

Scientific American World View issued a special report at this year’s 2011 BIO International Convention …

Counterfeiting: White House IP Czar Victoria Espinel on working with corporations

White house IP Czar Victoria Espinel spoke at BIO’s 2011 International Convention in a session …

Innovative China: Policies for the Future

As the second largest and fastest growing market for biotechnology products, China needs no introduction.  …

'Gene Patents' Stifle Research?

The Federal Trade Commission has noted that “concern previously centered on the belief that biotechnology …

Intellectual Property problems for personalized medicine

Amid growing interest in personalized medicine that stands to provide patients with better care at …