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Double Jeopardy at the PTO Threatens Healthcare Innovation

There has been no shortage of commentary related to the efforts of Allergan to shield …

Group of Inventors Burn Their Patents in Protest

As reported last week by IP Watchdog, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) …

New York Legislators to PTO Head: Stop IPR Abuse

This week ten members the U.S. House of Representatives from New York wrote to U.S. …

"II Ca-Be-lly, or Not II Ca-Be-lly?”: Is The Famous Cabilly II Antibody Patent Near Extinction?

Guest post by Konstantin Linnik, Ph.D., Isaac Hubner, Ph.D, and Lana Gladstein, who are attorneys …

PTAB Ruling Proves Medical Innovation Under Attack

There’s more evidence today that the IPR system needs to be fixed. PTAB ruled on …

Here are the Facts about the IPR Kill Rate

FiercePhrma recently ran an article repeating a dubious analysis of the crisis caused by the …

Register for the 2015 BIO IP & Diagnostics Symposium!

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

BIO Deputy General Counsel Testifies on Patent Reform

On Wednesday, March 18, BIO’s Deputy Counsel for Intellectual Property, Hans Sauer, testified in front …

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 …

Gene Patent Questions Remain: USPTO Issues Examiner Guidelines

The new Patent Office guidance, issued March 4, extends the Supreme Court’s legal logic into …