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BIO's IP Priorities for 2011

As we start a new year, the BIO Intellectual Property Department has determined their 2011 priorities.  …

Is the Myriad Case Decision and/or the DOJ Brief TRIPS Compliant?

Judge Sweet seemed to dismiss Myriad’s constitutional taking and TRIPS claims by indicating: “Finally, Myriad’s suggestion that invalidating …

BIO's Comments on proposed PTO Humanitarian Technologies and Licensing Through the Intellectual Prop...

Here are the highlights from BIO’s recent submission on the proposed PTO “Request for Comments …

Recent Federal Register Notices

 A collection of Federal Register Notices dating back to November 5th.  Mainly for Small and …

BIO's take on the CBD Nagoya Protocol

After several years of negotiations, the 10th Conference of the Parties of the Convention on …

Secretary Sebelius speaks at biotech meeting

Secretary Sebelius delivered a speech in California yesterday which recognized the potential of biotechnology to …

BIO Announces New Policy on Options for Increasing Access to Medicines in the Developing World

BIO Announces New Policy on Options for Increasing Access to Medicines in the Developing World.

World Intellectual Property Day 2010: Countries Talk Policy

On World Intellectual Property Day this year, the World Intellectual Property Organization’s 2010 theme is …

FluGen: Tech Transfer in the Madison, Wisconsin Region

FluGen is a strong case study in not only top leading research happening at the …

India Threatens European Union: 'Don't Stop Flow of Illegal Drugs'

India’s Commerce Ministry drew attention to the “plight” of producers of infringing copies of vaccines …