U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Medical Research Patent Case
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court said it will consider a case involving Stanford University and drugmaker Roche Holding AG. The case involves patent rights over ways to test AIDS treatments, which the university says were developed by a Stanford researcher.Â The court is expected to hear arguments in early 2011 and rule on the case by June.
- "U.S. Supreme Court To Decide Stanford University Patent Case" (Mintz, San Jose Mercury News, 11/1).
- "Stanford-Roche Patent Fight Draws U.S. Supreme Court Review" (Stohr, Bloomberg, 11/1).