Pharma Patenting

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Pharma Patenting

Intellectual property (IP) pertains to any original creation of the human intellect such as artistic, literary, technical, or scientific creation. Intellectual property rights (IPR) refers to the legal rights given to the inventor or creator to protect his invention or creation for a certain period of time.These legal rights confer an exclusive right to the inventor/creator or his assignee to fully utilize his invention/creation for a given period of time. It is very well settled that IP play a vital role in the modern economy. It has also been conclusively established that the intellectual labor associated with the innovation should be given due importance so that public good emanates from it. There has been a quantum jump in research and development (R & D) costs with an associated jump in investments required for putting a new technology in the market place. The stakes of the developers of technology have become very high, and hence, the need to protect the knowledge from unlawful use has become expedient, at least for a period, that would ensure recovery of the R & D and other associated costs and adequate profits for continuous investments in R & D.IPR is a strong tool, to protect investments, time, money, effort invested by the inventor/creator of an IP, since it grants the inventor/creator an exclusive right for a certain period of time for use of his invention/creation. Thus IPR, in this way aids the economic development of a country by promoting healthy competition and encouraging industrial development and economic growth. Present review furnishes a brief overview of IPR with special emphasis on pharmaceuticals.

Pharmaceutical IP Services

Services we have provided our pharmaceutical industry clients include:

  • IP Strategy Development
  • IP Audit and Landscape Analysis
  • Prosecuting and Filing Patent Applications in the US and Foreign Jurisdictions
  • Representation in Patent Interferences, Reexamination Proceedings, and International Oppositions
  • Litigation Support
  • Due Diligence for Mergers, Acquisitions, and Partnering
  • Drafting and Negotiating License Agreements
  • Trademark Prosecution and Counseling