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Alasdhair McDonald

Alasdhair McDonald


CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
United Kingdom
Languages English, Japanese

Alasdhair is an associate in the Intellectual Property department.

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  • 2015 - Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice, University of Oxford, Oxford
  • 2010 - Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP Law School, Leeds
  • 2009 - Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP Law School, Leeds
  • 2008 - Biological Sciences BSc. (Hons), The University of Manchester, Manchester
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This case com­ment was first pub­lished by law­text. com in Bios­cience Law Re­view, Volume 17, Is­sue 2. Its con­tent has been re­pro­duced with the per­mis­sion of law­text. com. GMP-Orphan v European Com­mis­sion On 16 May 2019, in Case T–733/17, GMP-Orphan (GMPO) v Com­mis­sion,.
CJEU re­fuses to shed light on third party SPC po­s­i­tion based on hy­po­thet­ic­al...
In­tro­duc­tion Fol­low­ing re­fer­ral from the High Court of Eng­land and Wales, the Court of Justice of the European Uni­on (the “CJEU”) re­fused to give a pre­lim­in­ary rul­ing on wheth­er a pat­entee can ob­tain a Sup­ple­ment­ary Pro­tec­tion Cer­ti­fic­ate (“SPC”) on the basis.
Valid­ity of pat­ent con­sidered at pre­lim­in­ary in­junc­tion stage
1. In­tro­duc­tion In a re­cent judg­ment, the High Court con­sidered the valid­ity of a pat­ent at the pre­lim­in­ary in­junc­tion stage, on the basis of a sum­mary judg­ment ap­plic­a­tion brought by Dr Reddy’s Labor­at­or­ies (UK) Lim­ited (“DRL”), a gen­er­ic phar­ma­ceut­ic­al com­pany.