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Biotechnology Law Report
Volume 24, Number 2, April 2005
Health Care Business Method Patents: Prior Art, Secrecy, and Secondary Indicia of Obviousness
Melissa R. Leuenberger-Fisher
Employees' Invention Remuneration - Money (f)or Nothing?
Jürgen Meier, Thure Schubert, Hans-Rainer Jaenichen
Brief Comment on Recent Developments
Inequitable Conduct for Failure to Cite to PTO Material Information Turned Over to the FDA
Harold C. Wegner
Regulatory Affairs Pharmaceutical
FDA Orders New Phase III Trial for Anticancer Drug; SuperGen Withdraws Orathecin NDA; FDA Okays Keratinocyte Growth Factor for Prevention of Mucositis During Chemotherapy; AstraZeneca Withdraws Application for European Approval of Iressa; FDA Approves Anti-Angiogenesis Agent for "Wet" Age-Related Macular Degeneration; Access Pharmaceuticals Gets Clearance for Clinical Trials of AP5346; FDA Establishes Nanotechnology Site; Microarray Chip for Genetic Analysis Receives FDA Clearance
Pfizer Halts Trial of Drug for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors Because Efficacy Endpoint Has Been Met; StemCells Applies for Clinical Trial of Stem Cells; Clinical Trial Approval Granted for Candidate Alzheimer's Drug; Another Trial of RNA Silencing to Begin at City of Hope
Regulatory Affairs - Agricultural and Environmental
Mexico Approves Procedures for Planting Genetically Modified Corn; UN's FAO Wants Tight Controls on Agricultural Biotechnology; APHIS Deregulates Herbicide-Resistant Cotton Variety; New Developments in European Regulation of Genetically Modified Crops
Germany Enacts a Biotechnology Patent Law; AVI BioPharm Receives Stem Cell Antisense Technology Patent and Allowance; Third Amendment to Indian Patent Law Takes Effect; U.S., Israel in Dispute over Patent Law on Drugs
Certiorari Granted in Merck v. Integra; Denial of Promoter Patent Upheld by CAFC; Geron Wins Interference Proceeding on Nuclear Transfer Technology; Syngenta to Appeal Patent Verdict; Monsanto, Bayer CropScience Arrange Cross Licenses; "Star Fruits Must Await a Rejection ... and Then Litigate the Propriety of That Rejection"; What Constitutes Litigation Misconduct and Vexatious Behavior?; The Meaning of "About"
Licensing and Collaborations
Royalty Award Against Genentech Overturned
Financial and Shareholder Affairs
Cambridge Antibody Technology Wins More Royalties from Abbott; Australian Stock Exchange Cracking Down on Biotechnology Company Announcements; NIH Releases New Ethics Rules
Science and Society
NIH Releases Public Access Policy; Penn, National Medical Center Settle over Gene Therapy Trial
On the Move
Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc. v. Acorn Mobility Services, Ltd.
In re James F. Crish and Richard L. Eckert
Star Fruits S.N.C. et al. v. U.S. and Department of Commerce et al.
Matthew Stephens and Spectrum Laboratories, Inc. v. Tech International, Inc. et al.
Merck & Co., Inc. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.
Petition for Review of City of Hope Nat'l Med. Ctr. v. Genentech, Inc.