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Category Archives: Patent
The order will likely be a far cry from the president’s previous remarks about the pharmaceutical industry. Emily Kopp has a big scoop for Kaiser Health News. She has obtained a six-page document outlining the draft provisions or objectives of a proposed presidential executive … Continue reading
Lawmakers are concerned that giving a drug company a monopoly on the promising vaccine could make it unaffordable.
US Supreme Court Adopts International Exhaustion For Patents: Paving the way for parallel imports to exert downward pressure on domestic pharmaceutical (and other) prices
By Frederick M Abbott*, IP Watch | 31/05/2017 The Supreme Court of the United States on May 30, 2017 adopted a rule of international exhaustion of patent rights for the United States in Impression Products v. Lexmark International, No. 15-1189. … Continue reading
Source: Pharma Letter On May 30, 2017 (tomorrow), trade talks will resume for the India-EFTA (European Free Trade Association) free trade agreement (FTA) in Liechtenstein, between India and the EFTA countries of Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. Through this deal, … Continue reading
I am grateful to the Dr. N.S. Gopalakrishnan for inviting me to inaugurate this workshop, the theme being “Pharmaceuticals and patents.” This is a very important one today when there is a claim for a strong patent regime. But I must … Continue reading
By Dr. Maria Guevara, Business world online| May 05, 2017 MANILA IS SET to host the 18th round of the multilateral trade deal — the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) that encompasses 50% of the global population. With the Philippines … Continue reading
Source: MSF Access Campaign New Delhi, 8 May 2017 – The Philippines is set to host the 18th round of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade agreement’s negotiations in Manila this week. Negotiators from the ten members of the … Continue reading