Patents for Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, and Biotechnology: Fundamentals of Global Law, Practice, and Strategy


This third edition of the acclaimed Patents for Chemists provides vital updating and much expanded coverage while retaining the focus upon the relevant technology and industry practices. The book guides the reader through the legal and procedural complexities of the British, European, Japanese and US patent systems, and explains in detail the role of patent practitioners in maximizing the commercial potential of their client's or company's innovative products.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Oxford
Publication year:
  • 1999