Reverse Payments In US Pharma, Vintage Prior Art, The Ever Growing Prior Art Base And Utility Models: IP Think Tank Podcast 9 Feb 09

Author:Mr Duncan Bucknell
Profession:Duncan Bucknell Company

Welcome to the IP Think Tank podcast for Monday the 9th of

February 2009. In this week's call, regular panellists Jeremy

Philips and Duncan Bucknell are joined by Peter Ollier to


Solvay, Senator Kohl's proposed US Bill and reverse

payments in US pharmaceutical litigation;

Open season on patents;

The IPKat's call for Vintage prior art;

The impact on patent validity of the ever growing body of

knowledge and our increasing ability to retrieve and aggregate


Utility model patents, petty patents, innovation patents and

protectionism; and

Jeremy's proposed new presidential character right.

We hope you enjoy this week's podcast, and as always, we

look forward to your comments and feedback.

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