Posts Tagged "Lee Pharma"

Let them eat cake? Did the Controller of Patents turn a blind eye to the poor in the recent refusal of Compulsory License?

It was before the French Revolution that when the peasants went to their queen, Marie Antoinette to spill their grievances that she said “if the people didn’t have bread let them eat cake”. This analogy has been used whenever any

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Indian Patent Office rejects compulsory license application for AstraZeneca’s Saxagliptin

Compulsory license application for AstraZeneca’s Saxagliptin Patents are generally granted to encourage inventions and to protect the rights of the inventor. However, the Indian Patent Act serves to strike a balance between protecting the rights of the inventor and making

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