• In fact, a patent is not an exclusive right to anything at all, but rather the right to exclude OTHERS from making,copyingusing,selling (or offering to sell), orimportingany infringing articles or processes, from the time the patent is published to the time it lapses. (answers.com)
  • A plant patent is granted by the Government to an inventor (or the inventor's heirs or assigns) who has invented or discovered and asexually reproduced a distinct and new variety of plant, other than a tuber propagated plant or a plant found in an uncultivated state. (homebrewersassociation.org)
  • A "plant" patent covers a new and distinct, asexually reproduced species of plant, for the same period of years as for a utility patent (i.e., 17 or 20 years). (answers.com)
  • There is a common misconception that a patent is "A government grant that gives the holder exclusive rights to a process, design, plant or new invention for a designated perio … d of time. (answers.com)
  • A "design" patent merely protects a new, original ornamental shape and appearance of a specific class of objects (such as shoe treads, perfume bottles, household appliances), and only for a limited time of 14 years from date of grant. (answers.com)
  • It is my belief that the primary motivation for Chinese applicants to obtain Australian innovation patents is to secure government subsidies that are paid upon the grant of foreign patent rights . (patentology.com.au)
  • The most common patent is the "utility" patent, which, in the U.S., is effective for 20 years from the date of filing, unless it was filed prior to 1995, in which case it is effective for 17 years from date of issue, or 20 years from date of application, whichever is later. (answers.com)
  • Developing scientific case strategy for a Hatch-Waxman patent litigation matter. (cov.com)
  • Expert witness in Hatch-Waxman case on Orange Book patent listing and patent term extension issues and general advice to varied pharmaceutical companies in these areas. (cov.com)
  • Representing defendant Asus in case involving 10 patents relating to mobile devices. (alston.com)
  • Representing defendants in a case involving 32 patents relating to DSL technology. (alston.com)
  • Represented plaintiff Nokia in a Lanham Act case involving more than 400 patents related to 3G wireless communication standards. (alston.com)
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  • Adding to the mystery, in 53 of these cases the refusal was retrospective, in the sense that innovation patents had already been granted, in one case as far back as April 2015. (patentology.com.au)
  • An innovation patent is granted following a check only of certain formalities, and without substantive examination as to novelty and inventive step (or, rather, the lower standard of innovative step). (patentology.com.au)
  • A "ball and ladder game" had been patented in 2001 by Pennsylvanian Robert G. Reid, a postman who had played the game with his family for decades before deciding to file for patent in November, 1999. (wikipedia.org)
  • So as many people might have read there's an abundantly large patent related lawsuit wave hitting everywhere this decade on mostely everything. (gamedev.net)
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  • It has not offered a thorough going analysis of the moral concern associated with genetic screening and testing and the use of genetic knowledge, which would include the issue of patenting. (nih.gov)
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  • For example, Mrs Zhang's 'beverage treatment device' bears a remarkable resemblance to a 'treatment device for cooling and magnetically treating liquid within a container' invented by Kenneth E Flick prior to March 2008, and exemplified by US patent no. 8,092,673 . (patentology.com.au)
  • The therapeutic potential of cannabinoids has been the topic of extensive investigation following the discovery of cannabinoid receptors and their endogenous ligands. (eurekaselect.com)
  • Represented respondents in 10 patent cases relating to LED chips and lighting technologies. (alston.com)
  • We, the undersigned religious leaders, oppose the patenting of human and animal life-forms. (nih.gov)
  • We rejoice that numerous researchers have refused to allow discoveries made about the [human] genome to be patented. (nih.gov)
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