According to the company, it is confident that the German Federal Patent Court (Bundespatentgericht
) will find the patent valid.
The German Federal Patent Court ("Bundespatentgericht
", abbreviated BPatG) referred questions to the ECJ on how to interpret the European Trade mark Law regarding the protection of Apple's trademark application for its store design (60).
ams had expected to prevail in the last instance of the patentability lawsuit following its appeal of the first-instance decision by the Federal Patent Court (Bundespatentgericht
) in Munich (Germany).
Preliminary ruling - Bundespatentgericht
- Interpretation of Article 2 of First Council Directive 89/104/EEC approximating the laws of the Member States relating to trade marks - Colours and colour combinations - "blue/yellow".
(Morris Plains, NJ; 973-605-8200) announced that the German Patent Court (Bundespatentgericht
) has upheld its patent for antibodies that are highly specific for CEA, an antigen found on virtually all solid tumors including colorectal, breast and lung cancer.