When can exclusive licensees initiate patent infringement proceedings?—Lessons for global IP licensing transactions from two recent UK cases

By Liddicoat J, de Werra J.

Abstract

Illumina Inc v Premaitha Health Plc [2017] EWHC 2930 (Pat), High Court of England and Wales, 21 November 2017; Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd v Pacific Biosciences of California Inc, [2017] EWHC 3190 (Pat), High Court of England and Wales, 14 December 2017Two recent decisions of the English High Court analysed …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice