Australian Patent Opposition Round-Up 3 May 2012


An Australian Patent Opposition Round-Up from the Patent Office Journal dated 3 May 2012.


Oppositions Lodged

Acceptance of the following patent applications has been opposed as at 3 May 2012.

Patent Application No. Applicant(s) Opponent
2007274213 PROVENCE TECHNOLOGIES Phebra Pty Ltd
2008207612 Osmose (Australia) Pty Limited  TimTech Chemicals Pty Ltd
2008207612 Osmose (Australia) Pty Limited Arch Wood Protection Pty Ltd
2008207612 Osmose (Australia) Pty Limited ZELAM LIMITED
2008221540 Edwards Lifesciences PVT, Inc. Medtronic, Inc.
2011200206 The Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology Abbott Bioresearch Centre


Oppositions withdrawn

No additional opposition proceedings have been withdrawn as at 3 May 2012.


Extensions of Term of Standard Patents

The following application(s) for Extension of Term have been granted under Section 76.

Patent Application No. Applicant(s) Goods & Earliest Reg. Approval
2003278111(New Expiry Date 21 April 2026) Vifor (International) AG FERINJECT Iron ferric carboxymaltose; 21 April 2011