Sufficiency of disclosure. OPEN FORUM ON THE DRAFT SUBSTANTIVE PATENT LAW TREATY (SPLT) Geneva, March 1 to 3, 2006 Carlos M. Correa. Disclosure in the draft SPLT.
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OPEN FORUM ON THE DRAFT SUBSTANTIVE PATENT LAW TREATY (SPLT)
Geneva, March 1 to 3, 2006
Carlos M. Correa
‘…allows the invention to be made and used’
‘…without undue experimentation’
(Burk and Lemley, 2002)
For the substance of the raw material used in the process, not only the chemical components and property parameter(s) etc., but also its source, shall be disclosed to make it identifiable …
Disclosure of Chemical Process Invention (4.2.2)
If the substance of the raw material is a natural substance, besides its origin, disclosure shall be made of its basic chemical components or the basic parameter(s) capable of identifying the said substance.