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

US law firm pioneers ‘Tech Transfer To-Go’ using PatSnap

Melissa Silverstein Law PLLC is disrupting the technology transfer industry using PatSnap’s cloud-based analytics platform. Universities often generate a significant amount of IP, and turning that IP into revenue is a difficult process that few perform successfully. A...

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Allergan’s patent dismay

A motion has been denied by the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board from the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe to dump a challenge to patents it acquired from Allergan last year and then leased back to the drugmaker.  Allergan believed that by selling its patents to the tribe, it...

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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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