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Register for the 2015 BIO IP & Diagnostics Symposium!

The Third Annual BIO IP & Diagnostics Symposium takes place on September 18, 2015 in Alexandria, …

IP Sessions at BIO 2015: The Evolving Landscape of Patentable Subject Matter

The IP Track at BIO 2015 had a number of incredible educational sessions concerning the …

This Independence Day, Let’s Thank the Inventors

Happy Birthday AMERICA! That’s right, this Saturday is July 4. And yes, that means what …

BIO and University Organizations offer Support of STRONG Patents Act

On March 4, 2015, Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) introduced a new bill, The STRONG Patents …

BIO IPCC Spring Conference Program Announced

BIO’s 2015 IP Counsels Committee Spring Conference & Meeting will be held April 15-17 in …

BIO Deputy General Counsel Remarks on Revised Eligibility Guidance

Hans Sauer, BIO’s Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property recently spoke at the U.S. Patent …

USPTO Issues New Myriad Guidance

On Tuesday, December 16 the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued a revised guidance …

Patently Biotech’s Top Articles of 2014

It’s been a whirlwind year for IP. From international trade negotiations, to revised PTO guidelines …

PTO Patent Examinations in the wake of Mayo and Myriad

Biotech patent applicants are finding themselves in uncharted waters.   After the Supreme Court’s decisions …

Mayo v. Prometheus: BIO Statement on Supreme Court Decision

By Hans Sauer, Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property, Biotechnology Industry Organization We are surprised and …