Are Biopharma Patents Poised on the Post-Grant Chopping Block?

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BioPharm International, BioPharm International-10-15-2015, Volume 2015 eBook, Issue 2

This article examines trends in biopharma post-grant patent review and projects what the future holds in store.

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Post-grant review of patents at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) has taken the intellectual property (IP) world by storm. Post-grant reviews allow anyone to challenge the validity of a patent far more quickly and cheaply than has ever before been possible. They have replaced the huge financial drain and business risk of traditional patent litigation with a rapid adjudication system that delivers certainty for a price comparable to a patent license fee.    Read this article and other articles in


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