In 2001 Australia introduced an Innovation Patent. This required novelty and an innovative step, rather than an inventive step, issued after a month without examination and was valid for 8 years. If requested to do so and if a fee… Read More ›
A third party, believing that the patent register is wrong, may request that it be corrected. Aquashield Medical ltd have asked for such a correction regarding Israel Patent Number IL 174838 that was registered by Teva Healthcare in 2010 and… Read More ›
Colon cleaning solutions for colonoscopy – is ‘obvious to try’ no longer the standard of inventiveness for Israel pharma patents?
IL 227582 to Norgine BV was finally refused by the Examiner despite the corresponding patent issuing in Europe and allowance being requested under Section 17c. The Applicant appealed the Examiner’s refusal to the Commissioner of Patents, and following a hearing… Read More ›
The 8th Best Practices in Intellectual Property is being held on MARCH 23rd & 24th. As always, it is at the Sheraton Tel Aviv. This conference provides amazing value for money, and has a dedicated following of leading in-house counsel… Read More ›
Bad Boyfriend LLC owned Israel Registered Trademark No. 241702 for BAD BOYFRIEND. The mark covers cosmetics, soaps, perfume, fragrances, non-medical skin and face formulations and hair formulations. The trademark application was submitted in October 2011 and allowed on 31 December… Read More ›
When ruling as the High Court of Justice – Bagatz, Israel’s Supreme Court rules on the legality of decisions of State authorities: government decisions, those of local authorities and other bodies and persons performing public functions under the law, and… Read More ›
Rami Levy is a leading supermarket chain. They produce a wide range of own-name products that are cheaper than the brand leaders and which they claim are of similar quality and taste. In the past, we’ve reported extensively on actions… Read More ›