RAND case struck down by the Court of Appeal — bold moves win the day for implementer ZyXEL

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2019/uk/rand-case-struck-down-by-the-court-of-appeal-bold-moves-win-the-day-for-implementer-zyxel

The appeal judgment in ZyXEL v TQ Delta [2019] EWCA Civ 1277 tells a tale of tactics and legal agility. After completely waiving any right to rely on RAND undertakings, ZyXEL have tested the bounds of the developing English law

19 July 2019

Making Singapore Patents More Robust

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2019/singapore/making-singapore-patents-more-robust

The Intellectual Property (Dispute Resolution) Bill was tabled in Parliament this week. The Bill seeks to make extensive changes to how intellectual property ("IP") rights may be enforced in Singapore

11 July 2019

Patents: interim injunctions

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2019/global/patents-interim-injunctions

The High Court has refused to grant an interim injunction to restrain alleged patent infringement before trial where an expedited trial had been ordered, the defendant had undertaken to limit its marketing activities, and the patentee could not show ...

04 July 2019

Deliberate copying: Federal Court finds patentee entitled to additional damages in patent infringement case

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2019/global/federal-court-finds-patentee-entitled-to-additional-damages-in-patent-infringement-case

On 3 June 2019, in a recent decision of the Federal Court of Australia in Gram Engineering Pty Ltd v Oxworks Pty Ltd [2019] FCA 689, a rare order was made finding that the patentee is entitled to additional damages for patent infringement.

12 June 2019

Patents: possible defence to infringement by equivalence

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2019/global/patents-possible-defence-to-infringement-by-equivalence

The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) has held that a patent was invalid but also considered a possible defence to infringement by equivalence.

03 April 2019