Category Archives: Biotechnology/Pharma

Update on plant and animal patents at the EPO

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Earlier this year we reported that the European Patent Office (EPO) had stayed all examination and opposition proceedings relating to patents and patent applications in which the decision depended on the patentability of a plant or animal obtained by an … Continue reading

Cambodia to recognise European patents

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The European Patent Organisation (EPO) has signed a validation agreement with Cambodia. This means it will be possible to validate a granted European patent in Cambodia, for the first time extending the protection conferred by European patents into Asia. This … Continue reading