Patent News

All the most recent news stories, updated every Tuesday, to keep you informed of the events in ever-changing and fast paced industry.

CRISPR Technology gains Merck two more patents

The Korean Intellectual Property Office and the Israel Patent Office have each granted Merck's patent applications, this week. The applications that have been granted are for the company's CRISPR technology used in a genomic-integration method for eukaryotic cells....

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Gilead $2.54 billion jury verdict overturned by judge

A record-breaking jury verdict in December 2016 declared that Gilead has infringed on patents over its Hepatitis C Drugs sofosbuvir (Sovaldi) and ledipasvir/sofosbuvir (Harvoni) and was charged $2.54 billion. This was the largest ever in a U.S. Patent Case....

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Guardian™ Technology patent received by Egalet

Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: EGLT) ("Egalet"), a fully integrated specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing innovative treatments for pain and other conditions, today announced it has received a U.S. patent for its proprietary...

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PatSnap unveils cloud collaboration platform for R&D teams

A new cloud platform has been unveiled by PatSnap this week, named PatSnap Workspaces. The platform is designed to encourage and enhance collaboration within R&D teams, and between R&D and other business units. R&D teams, Intellectual Property (IP) departments and...

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ANAQUA to Unify and Simplify Ceva’s IP Management

Anaqua, Inc., today announced that Ceva Santé Animale, one of the world’s fastest-growing animal healthcare companies, has entered into a multi-year agreement to use the ANAQUA IP platform to manage its global portfolio of patents, inventions, trademarks, and awards....

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Apple’s latest patent filing

A patent application titled "Content Creation Using Electronic Input Device on Non-Electronic Surfaces" (or patent No. 62/363,172) has been filed by Apple technicians this week for an Apple Pencil-like device. In short, the patent describes a product similar to an...

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