Biomedical, University Sectors Score Win as Court Temporarily Bars USPTO Rule Changes | GenomeWeb
The US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia last week sided with GlaxoSmithKline in its suit against the US Patent and Trademark Office, temporarily barring the agency from enacting a set of recently proposed changes in US patent rules.
 
The preliminary injunction was handed down on Oct. 31 by Judge James Cacheris, one day before the new patent rules were originally set to go into effect.
 

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