HGS v. Eli Lilly, UK Supreme Court, 2 November 2011

Kluwer Patent Blog
January 1, 2012

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The UK Supreme Court overturned the decision of the High Court and the Court of Appeal that HGS’s patent directed towards Neutrokine, a new protein and member of the ligand superfamily, lacked industrial applicability.

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