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The use of chemicals – Pharmaceutical confusion

Infringement of second medical use patents


Paul England and Anja Lunze discuss the UK and German approach to the infringement of second medical use patents with regard to recent case law.



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Where is the new medical devices legislation?

We review the proposed new EU Regulations for the regulation of medical devices and in vitro diagnostic medical devices in Europe and the outstanding issues and complexity surrounding more


More from the CJEU on SPCs and active ingredients

This article reviews the CJEU's decision in the Forsgren case which discusses whether an SPC can be granted for a protein in a conjugated form when only the protein per se is patent more

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