Court of Appeal on the pulse with Registered Community Designs

By Tuson S, Joseph P.

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PulseOn OY v Garmin (Europe) Limited [2019] EWCA Civ 138In the fight between two wearable sports-tech giants, PulseOn and Garmin, the Court of Appeal has confirmed that the High Court correctly applied the test for infringement of Registered Community Designs (RCDs) and that Garmin’s sports watch did not infringe PulseOn’s …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice

Abraxis: new pharmaceutical formulations and Article 3(d) SPC Regulation

By Signoroni S.

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Abraxis Bioscience LLC v Comptroller General of Patents, Case C-443/14, Court of Justice of the European Union, 21 March 2019The Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that a marketing authorization (MA) granted for a new formulation of an old active ingredient cannot be considered the first MA granted …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice