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USPTO Economic Research Agenda

The USPTO has a new Office of the Chief Economist and they have recently published …

IPWatchdog.com interview of Bayh-Dole insider

A great article from IPWatchdog.com giving Joe Allen’s (a Birch Bayh staffer) insider perspective on the passage …

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 …

BIO Press Release: BIO and AUTM file Amicus Brief in Myriad Case

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals …

USPTO Requesting Comments on Humanitarian Technologies

In case you missed it, on September 20 the United States Patent Office issued a …

BIO Commends Supreme Court for Expansive View of Patentability in Bilski Decision

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) released the following statement in reaction to the Supreme Court’s …