Avoid double patenting issues
Due to the amendments in the Singapore Patents Act effective
on or after July 1 2004, the issue of double patenting provides
one possible ground for revocation of all Singapore patent
Under section 80(1)(g) of the Singapore Patents Act, a
patent may be revoked if "the patent is one of two or more
patents for the same invention having the same priority date
and filed by the same party or his successor in title". It
should be noted that the term "priority date" is used in
section 80(1)(g) of the Patents Act. This means that even
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