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Blockchain Technology Conference

Nikos Minas today spoke at the Blockchain Technology Conference 2018  on the topic of protecting blockchain inventions  https://blockchainglobalevent.com/dublin/Read More »

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Conference News

Carla MacLachlan attended the PTMG (Pharmaceuticals Trade Mark Group) Conference in Dubrovnik during the week while Denis McCarthy  was also at the UNION-IP’s Autumn ExCo Meeting which took place from 04 to 06 October 2018 in Zurich.Read More »

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Supplementary Protection Certificates

A Supplementary Protection Certificate (SPC) extends protection of a patented product past the 20 year term (for a maximum further term of 5 years) if that product is also protected by a marketing authorisation.  However, whether a product covered by a marketing authorisation is “protected” by a patent has been […]Read More »

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