The Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill received Royal Assent on 27 April 2017. This creates the Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Act 2017 which is expected to come in to force in October 2017.
In conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Week and IP Inclusive, HGF are hosting a seminar focusing on mental well-being for everyone working in the IP industry.
The Court of Appeal has dismissed Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Inc’s. (Idenix) appeal against Mr Justice Arnold Judgment revoking Indenix’s patent covering Flaviviridae compounds for treating Hepatitis C.