Examples of our experience

Examples of patent oppositions in which FPA Patent Attorneys have acted are listed below.

In addition, we have acted in oppositions that settled on favourable terms before the hearing stage or before a decision was made, for example through withdrawal of the patent application or the opposition, or through an advantageous amendment to the patent application.

Apotex Pty Ltd v Astrazeneca AB [2012] APO 95 (7 September 2012)

Apotex Pty Ltd v AstraZeneca AB [2013] APO 62 (27 November 2013)

Apotex Pty Ltd v Les Laboratoires Servier [2012] APO 91 (10 August 2012)

Apotex Pty Ltd v Warner Chilcott Company LLC [2013] APO 51 (5 September 2013)

Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd v IGT [2007] APO 26 (9 August 2007)

Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd v IGT [2007] APO 7 (9 February 2007)

Bally Gaming Inc v IGT [2012] APO 61 (15 June 2012)

Bally Gaming, Inc and Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd v IGT (Corrected Version) [2009] APO 4 (13 February 2009)

Breville Pty. Ltd. v Sunbeam Corporation Limited [2008] APO 28 (3 November 2008)

Caterpillar Inc. v ESCO Corporation [2016] APO 30 (23 May 2016)

Caterpillar Inc. v ESCO Corporation [2016] APO 74 (27 October 2016)

Fexco Dynamic Currency Conversion Limited; First Currency Choice Pte Ltd and Pulse International Pty Ltd v Mainline Corporate Holdings Limited [2007] APO 24 (13 July 2007)

IGT v Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd [2009] APO 23 (16 November 2009)

Les Laboratoires Servier v Apotex Pty Ltd [2011] APO 68 (30 August 2011)

Macquarie University v HealthLinx Limited [2009] APO 1 (14 January 2009)

Mainline Corporate Holdings Limited v FEXCO Mercant Services and ORS [2011] APO 95 (22 November 2011)

Mainline Corporate Holdings Limited v FEXCO Merchant Services & ORS [2011] APO 96 (22 November 2011)

Meat & Livestock Australia Limited and Dairy Australia Limited v Cargill, Inc. and Branhaven LLC [2016] APO 26 (6 May 2016)

Moduline Pty Ltd v Electric Cable Duct Systems Pty Ltd [2006] APO 19 (23 May 2006)

Nufarm Australia Ltd v Dow AgroSciences LLC [2014] APO 33 (27 May 2014)

Outotec Oyj v Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation [2015] APO 78 (24 November 2015)

Sandoz AG v Leo Laboratories Limited [2015] APO 41 (24 July 2015)

Sealed Air Corporation v Kureha Corporation [2013] APO 70 (20 December 2013)

Sportingbet Australia Pty Ltd v Tabcorp International Pty Ltd [2013] APO 41 (16 July 2013)

University of Wyoming Research Corporation v Ciris Energy, Inc. [2016] APO 3 (20 January 2016)

Vermeer Manufacturing Company v Wirtgen GmbH [2015] APO 14 (31 March 2015)