Amendments to the Intellectual Property Act in Kenya Inês Monteiro Alves from Inventa International outlines the most significant changes that have been made to the Kenyan Intellectual Property Laws, specifically outlining the main definitions of IPR in relation to patents and industrial designs. View here Patenting regenerative medicine in China In the second part of their two-part series, Juhua Luo and Weiwei Han from CCPIT continue their exploration of patenting regenerative medicine thinking about practical applicability, issues, and future perspectives. View here Patentability of antibodies in Mexico Janett Lumbreras from Uhthoff, Gómez Vega & Uhthoff, S.C. considers the patentability of the biological use of antibodies in relation to Mexican Intellectual Property Law. View here Banks are taking $50m of your profit: Here’s how to take it back Wolfgang Danner from Billtrader Pty Ltd outlines the huge monetary loss IP professionals are currently facing and details the Billtrader platform that has helped companies find a solution. View here Artificial intelligence in the national patent office: A coming revolution? Laura Enflo, Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV) in Stockholm, Sweden, explores the current and future use of artificial intelligence View here Use of inventive concept in response to inventive-step objection Hui HU from Jiaquan IP Law explores invention applications of materials by closely considering the inventive concept and looking at a case study where inventive concept in a response to an inventive-step objection was used. Read here Divisional patent applications in Brazil Renata Campello Afonso from Luiz Leonardos & Advogadosinvestigates how divisional applications work in Brazil and whether the claims of a divisional application can be broader than those of the earlier (parent) application. View here Section 8 compliance issue resurfaces! Mr. D. P. S. Parmar from LexOrbis studies a recent Indian case over patent IN251037 on the ground of non-compliance of Section 8(1) and outlines the unusual developments it has encountered so far. View here Brief of Chinese judicial status over patent infringement actions in 2017 Mr. Zhang Ya zhou from Unitalen Attorneys at Law has collected some relevant data for patent infringement cases in China in 2017 View here Changes regarding Unity of Invention and Divisional Filings Daniel Sánchez and Jorge Juárez from OLIVARES explore the current practices of Unity of Invention and Divisional Filings in Mexico and outline the proposed changes to the laws. View here Metamorphosis of the Russian utility model over their 25-year history Nikolay Bogdanov from Gorodissky & Partners explores the transformation of patent law, specifically of utility models, in Russia over the past 25 years. View here Looking into patent opposition and invalidation in Vietnam Pham Vu˜ Khanh Toan from Pham & Associates explores and outlines the patent opposition and invalidation process in Vietnam, giving insight to some recent statistics and studies. View here Relevance of the EU Trade Secrets Directive for patent protection in Poland Piotr Dynowski, LL.M. and Piotr Zawadzki from Bird & Bird outline the recent amendments under the implementation of the (EU) 2016/943 Trade Secrets Directive. View here Are your licenses UPC-proof? Jean-Baptiste Thiénot from CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats focuses on the contractual arrangements that can be useful to get the most out of the UPC and Unitary Patents. View here Collaboration, open innovation, and next generation: The Swedish way to create new technology Maria Zamkova from Fenix Legal KB outlines some projects in Sweden that best display the high level of creative outputs and innovation. View here Automotive patents: Owners, technologies, and investigating for evidence of use Jim Hines from TechInsights outlines the advancement of the automotive industry and automotive technology leading to higher innovation and a changing IP landscape. View here Cybersecurity: The race to protect our critical infrastructure Jason Resnick and James Gray from Minesoft explore why it is so important for business survival to understand your competitors’ patent portfolios View here Nullity action risk management Lech Bury & Marek Bury explore nullity action risk management in light of the possible conversion of the European Patent Application to the Polish Utility Model. View here Amendments to the Mexican Law Edith Rivero and Verónica Avilez outline the recent intellectual property law amendments made in Mexico in April 2018 focusing on patents, utility models, and industrial designs. View here How to handle patent reexamination/invalidation cases with PRB in China Yuqing Feng and Richard Huang from ZY Partners closely consider the Chinese Patent Reexamination Board View here Understanding the patent landscape Dean Parry from Patent Seekers Limited discusses what a patent landscape is and how to carry out patent searches to glean the most information from them. View here Pharma patent prosecution in India: Prevnar case study Neeti Wilson, Arpita Kulshreshtha, and Gitika Suri from Anand and Anand explore a recent and ongoing case in India in the pharmaceutical sector, which is over the Prevnar 13® patent. View here No Results Found The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.