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Stem Cells Unpatentable on destruction of Embryos

On 18 October 2011, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) gave its decision in Brustle v Greenpeace (C-34/10) regarding the patentability of human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) in Europe. This Decision is largely in view with the Opinion of the ECJ Advocate General issued in March this year. European Court of Justice (ECJ) stated; “A … Continue reading Stem Cells Unpatentable on destruction of Embryos

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Ex-Parte Interim Injunction Passed against Symed Laboratories Ltd. for Infringement of Vifor (International) Ltd.’s Patent

An Ex-Parte Interim Injunction was recently passed against Symed Laboratories Ltd. (a Hyderabad based Pharmaceutical Company) by Delhi High Court in a patent infringement suit filed by Vifor (International) AG (a Swiss Pharmaceutical Company). The lawsuit was filed by Vifor against Symed Labs for the infringement of one of Vifor’s Indian granted Patents: IN 221536. … Continue reading Ex-Parte Interim Injunction Passed against Symed Laboratories Ltd. for Infringement of Vifor (International) Ltd.’s Patent

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