Jonathan Berger on the John Maytham Show on Cape Talk Radio, South Africa
The John Maytham Show | 07 May, 2018
SA’s patent system is failing to encourage innovation
SA’s patents landscape is characterised by easy patent grants to local individuals and bodies, as well as patents of dubious quality and value. This strongly suggests that the existing patent system plays a role in stifling, rather than stimulating, innovation.
Business Live | 07 May, 2018
Patentes Sem A Realização De Análise Técnica: Uma Péssima Solução Para O Século 21
Historicamente, o Brasil se encontra na vanguarda dos países em desenvolvimento, pressionando por um regime de propriedade intelectual (PI) mais equilibrado.
Intellectual Property Watch | 30 April, 2018
85% drug patents granted sans scrutiny
The cost of drugs for grave illnesses has gone through the roof, and the Indian Patent Office (IPO) has reportedly been granting patents not just for minor tweaks on pre-existing drugs but also without proper scrutiny.
DNA India | 29 April, 2018
The elephant in the Patent Office
Patents for trivial improvements on drugs, though statutorily barred, are routinely granted.