Several of our intellectual property attorneys have technical degrees in biomedical engineering, microbiology, chemistry, and biochemistry, giving our team the subject matter expertise and industry know-how to counsel clients on a wide array of healthcare-specific intellectual property matters. Who intergovernmental working group (igwg) public health, innovation and intellectual property 117th who executive board resolution on a global framework for essential health r&d trade framework for funding research and development.
Intellectual property issues in the healthcare context: are patient lists trade secrets by don a hernandez and cynthia m reed 1 of hernandez schaedel & olson, llp, pasadena, ca healthcare is provided by medical professionals, often for humanitarian goals.
I think from a legal prospect, some of the issues with intellectual property and its impact on access to medicine stems from the continuos blurring the courts have allowed with patentable subject matter. The tension between protecting patient lists as valuable intellectual property, on one hand, and the need for departing physicians to communicate with patients about medical care, on the other hand, is a tension that will continue to exist in this area for the foreseeable future. Health care is an industry that is highly technology-dependent developers and providers of health-related products, services and technologies rely heavily on proprietary information, processes and other intellectual property.
Intellectual property without borders: how ip protection for low-cost medical devices improves global health developing countries increasingly lost access to affordable care if the current. Health care and intellectual property search the cptech site search the cptech website search the email lists: view archives of ip-health subscribe to ip-health: 60th world health assembly brazilian compulsory license for efavirenz dispute over thai compulsory licenses. Seyfarth combines its nationally recognized health law and intellectual property practices to help health care and life sciences clients identify, protect and exploit their intellectual property assets within the complex regulatory challenges unique to the health care industry our health care intellectual property team includes attorneys with advanced degrees in molecular biology.
Healthcare intellectual property protection and commercialization page summary we help develop and commercialize intellectual property and proprietary rights in medical technologies and healthcare products. In an industry that is highly technology-dependent, developers and providers of health-related products, services and technologies rely heavily on proprietary information, processes and other intellectual property. Does intellectual property impact access to medicines how so what is the impact on access to medicines, treatment and information in developing countries.
Many health care providers like university or insurance owned hospitals and health care research companies actively recruit top scientists in the health care field to gain an advantage in creating new possibilities for intellectual property. Intellectual property and public health report on the international patent system patents and access to drugs and health care bibliographies of academic papers on the wipo worldwide academy web site exploitation of patented inventions member states canada canada's access to medicines regime other international organizations.
Introduction although scientific and technological innovation has contributed to significant improvements in health conditions, health crises, relating, in particular, to hiv/aids, malaria, tuberculosis, and, most recently, avian influenza, continue to create major problems in many parts of the world.