Article Title

Defining 'inventiveness' - still not 'obvious' post-Lockwood

UNDA Affiliation

yes

Abstract

Analysis of Federal Court and High Court decisions in Lockwood - meaning and effect of 'inventive step' and 'common general knowledge' under the Patents Act - issue of 'fair basing' as defined in s 40 of the Act - Courts' differing approach to the issue of fairness.

Keywords

Peer-reviewed

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The Author:

Mr Tomas Fitzgerald