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Extended European Search Reports

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The European Patent Office will now automatically issue an Extended European Search Report for all European Patent Applications filed on or after 1 July 2005 for which a search is requested. An Extended European Search Report will consist of the … Continue reading

Reach-through claims

Posted in Biotechnology/Pharma on by Admin

Reach-through claims This article explains what a “reach-through” claim is and then discusses the patentability of reach-through claims. The patentability of reach-through claims has particular importance for the protection of fundamental research which could be used in the subsequent development … Continue reading