The Apex Court has set aside the Delhi HC’s Division bench judgment which rejected Monsanto’s patent claim over Bt Cotton seeds. The Court has remanded the matter back to the Single Judge to be examined in the suit on the basis of evidence. How the whole dispute unfolded and what each judgment had to say regarding the now ever-so-complex issue of Monsanto’s (apparent) patent has been discussed to give the reader a comprehensive understanding.
Google has decided to join Prior Art Archive initiative to aid the USPTO and its examiners by providing necessary info in order to ensure that duplicate patents are not granted.
n todays time when everyone wants to hold claim to any new idea, patent analytics analyses the novelty of a technology and helps companies keep an eye out for potential competition. This article details how and when to conduct such analytics.