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Cases to look out for in 2017 - Japan and China

Shaun Tan, Hong Kong

2017 is the year of the rooster. Here are a few forthcoming trials and judgments to crow about in Asia


Debiopharm International v Towa Pharmaceutical

With an expected hearing on January 20 in the IP High Court, this is the first case where a court will rule on the scope of a patent term extension in Japan.

The appellant,...

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