Monthly Archives: July 2011

India – Section 16 – Divisional applications

We aware that the new manual issued recently by IPO India, includes new guidelines and best practices for filing and prosecuting divisional applications. Some of the recent decisions from IPO are in line with this. (a) A divisional application should … Continue reading

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Gilead – HIV Treatment – Indian companies

[businesswire] Gilead Sciences, Inc. announced today an expansion of its global access program in an effort to provide accelerated access to Gilead medicines for the treatment of HIV/AIDS. The changes announced today include new licensing terms with four India-based drug … Continue reading

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Yasmin patent revoked in Europe

[Fox business] EPO revokes EP1214076B1 patent relates to Formulation of Yasmin product and it is equivalent of US6787531 (Not updated in register Plus). This decision came from appeal filed by Hexal against Opposition board decision. The same patent’s equivalent (IN/PCT/2002/410/CHE) … Continue reading

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