December 2011

December 6, 2011 3:37 PM | Posted by Sarah Doyle | Permalink
Following the much debated Federal Court decision in University of Western Australia v Gray (No 20) [2008] FCA 498, the ownership of inventions in the context of the employer-employee relationship was considered again earlier this month. This time the Australian Patent Office considered an application filed by the Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) for a direction under section 32 of the Patent Act 1900 (Cth) concerning two patent applications filed by one of its employees, Dr Alexander. read more