Read the latest articles by our Patent Attorneys on recent developments in patent law and practice.

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2017 – It was biotech and pharma who kept the Australian legal system busy 12 Jan 2018 Articles
IP considerations in the early stages of drug development – how to pick your moment 17 Nov 2017 Articles
IP and healthcare in South East Asia: “Bigger than BRIC”. So why aren’t you filing your patent applications there? 11 Oct 2017 Articles
The patentability of isolated natural products … A proposed approach to clarify examination procedures in Singapore 5 Oct 2017 Articles
South East Asia: 5 reasons why it is an essential patent filing destination 27 Sep 2017 Articles
FPA Patent Attorneys appoints new Principal Chris Bird 25 Sep 2017 Firm News
Framework for Swiss-form claim construction in Australia: Is it really about objective intent? 15 Sep 2017 Articles
Singapore – Avoid undue delays when requesting post-grant amendments 25 Aug 2017 Articles
A loophole allowing patent term extensions in Australia for certain Swiss-style claims has been closed 24 Aug 2017 Articles
Patentability of diagnostic methods and biomarkers in Australia and New Zealand 24 Aug 2017 Articles
Potential for more cost-effective options for challenging Singapore patents and applications 14 Aug 2017 Articles
Patent claim construction in Australia: Federal Court confirms the need for careful consideration of the use of “comprising” and “contains” in patent claims 11 Aug 2017 Articles
IAM Patent 1000 Upholds FPA Patent Attorneys as ‘Highly Recommended’ for Patent Prosecution in 2017 13 Jul 2017 Firm News
Global Patent Prosecution Highway (GPPH) now available in New Zealand 6 Jul 2017 Articles
FPA Patent Attorneys strengthens its patent practice with the appointment of new Principals and Senior Associates 3 Jul 2017 Firm News