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8 Feb 2016
by Brian Cordery

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc v (1) Kymab Ltd (2) Novo Nordisk A/S

Case reported and summarized by Gregory Bacon, Bristows LLP Mr Justice Carr is only a few months into his judicial career, but having already provided welcome guidance on the role of plausibility in considering both the questions of inventive step and sufficiency (see earlier blog post on Actavis v Eli Lilly), he has now produced... Continue reading …
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28 Jan 2016
by Thomas Long

USA: Simmons v. Stanberry, United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, No. 14-3106-cv, 15 January 2016

A copyright claim brought by hip-hop artist Tyrone Simmons—who purchased an exclusive license to use a beat known as the “I Get Money Instrumental”—against the beat’s creator (William Stanberry, Jr.) and a group of defendants associated with rapper Curtis Jackson, known professionally as “50 Cent,” who used the beat in a hit song, was time-barred... Continue reading …


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