Implied license to use replacement cartridges?

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2017/netherlands/implied-license-to-use-replacement-cartridges

Today, the Court of Appeal of The Hague has published a judgment which could have far-reaching consequences for manufacturers of original appliances which use consumables that can be bought on the aftermarket, such as ink cartridges.

21 June 2017

A Full Quiver: Court of Appeal Upholds Arrow Declarations

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2017/uk/a-full-quiver-court-of-appeal-upholds-arrow-declarations

The Court of Appeal has upheld two judgments, of Arnold J and Henry Carr J, refusing to strike out claims for Arrow declarations in Fujifilm v AbbVie [2017] EWCA Civ 1.

30 January 2017

Patents: threats before patent issued

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2016/uk/ip-and-it-law-bytes--september/patents-threats-before-patent-issued

The High Court has held that threats made in relation to a patent application were capable of justification, and that the trial of the threats issue should be delayed until after the patent had issued.

05 September 2016

IP & IT Law Bytes: Patents: construction of numerical range in patent claims

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2015/global/ip-and-it-law-bytes-august/patents-construction-of-numerical-range-in-patent-claims

The Court of Appeal has allowed an appeal against a finding of non-infringement on the ground that the High Court had wrongly construed the numerical range in the claims of a patent.

04 August 2015

Expedited trials in English High Court Patent Cases – can you jump the queue?

http://www.twobirds.com/en/patenthub/shared/articles/2021/uk/expedited-trials-in-english-high-court-patent-cases

Jae Park takes note of the busy period for the Patents Court in the UK and considers the possibilities of ‘jumping the queue’.