Journal Article

When must a patent be plausible?

Darren Smyth

in Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice

Volume 7, issue 12, pages 838-839
Published in print December 2012 | ISSN: 1747-1532
Published online September 2012 | e-ISSN: 1747-1540 | DOI:
When must a patent be plausible?

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Mr Justice Arnold rules that the technical effect disclosed in the patent to support inventive step must be plausible as at the priority date, and that post-dated evidence cannot be used to challenge this plausibility.

Journal Article.  1622 words. 

Subjects: Arbitration ; Intellectual Property Law

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