Recent Developments in Singapore's Patents Scene

The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore ("IPOS") has officially launched the Patents Open Dossier and Patents Formalities Manual to provide the public with better access to patent information

11 August 2017

Full Federal Court Confirms an Application to list on the PBS Prior to Patent Expiry is a non infringing Act

Late last week, the Full Federal Court of Australia confirmed that the mere act of filing a Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) application for a generic pharmaceutical product is not, of itself, an act of infringement provided that the generic product will ...

19 April 2017

Recent Developments On Singapore's Patents Regime

The Singapore Parliament passed the Patents (Amendment) Bill ("the Bill") on 28 February 2017 as part of Singapore’s latest move to strengthen its patents regime and to better support innovation as a growth driver in the future economy.

05 April 2017