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CJEU Clarifies When Human Embryonic Stem Cells Can Be Patented

On 18 December 2014, in International Stem Cell Corporation v. Comptroller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (C-364/13), the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) delivered an important decision regarding the scope of the exclusion from patentability on morality-related grounds under Article 6(2) of the EU Biotech Directive. Dr...

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Local regeneration, democracy and citizen involvement

Dr John Stanton, a Lecturer in the City Law School, has written a new book titled 'Democratic Sustainability in a New Era of Localism', which looks at the impact of local democracy on local regeneration.

Regeneration (or urban regeneration) describes a process by which economic, social and environmental improvements are made...

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