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June 29

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30 Jun 2016
Lawyer who secured Beijing iPhone sales ban explains why administrative injunctions are big threat in China

When news broke that an injunction had been ordered against Apple in Beijing, the initial instinct of some observers was that while the case was a PR knock for the US company, there wasn’t much for the company to worry about. After all, the ban was promptly stayed by the Beijing IP Court, which will next consider Apple’s appeal, and the right in question – a design patent...

28 Jun 2016
Post-Brexit, US patent owners likely to keep calm and continue filing suits in Germany

Such has been the shock of Thursday’s Brexit vote that the US media has given the unfolding drama plenty of coverage. That the decision by UK voters has huge implications not only for the European Union but also the world economy is evident from the loss in value across stock markets. And, as this blog has been covering for months, there is a significant patent element to...

28 Jun 2016
Fujifilm’s Chinese pharma patent licensing deal marks a milestone in its IP-driven transformation

Fujifilm announced this week that it had entered into a patent licensing agreement with Chinese company Zhejiang Hisun Pharmaceutical – a transaction that represents the latest step in its realignment as a life sciences-focused business. The deal will see the Japanese company license patents relating to favipiravir, the effective ingredient in its Avigan anti-influenza drug.

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