Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 20 December 2017

Incyte Corporation v Szellemi Tulajdon Nemzeti Hivatala

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Fővárosi Törvényszék

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Intellectual and industrial property — Patents — Medicinal products for human use — Regulation (EC) No 469/2009 — Article 18 — Plant-protection products — Regulation (EC) No 1610/96 — Article 17(2) — Supplementary protection certificate — Duration — Fixing the date of expiry — Consequences of a judgment of the Court — Possibility or requirement to rectify the date of expiry

Case C-492/16


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
09/02/2018 Incyte
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2017:995
20/12/2017 Incyte
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2017:995
20/12/2017 Incyte
Application (OJ)
18/11/2016 Incyte
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Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

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4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.14 Pharmaceutical and cosmetic products
      4.11.14.03 Supplementary protection certificates
        4.11.14.03.04 Duration of protection
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.11 Approximation of laws
    4.11.14 Pharmaceutical and cosmetic products
      4.11.14.03 Supplementary protection certificates
        4.11.14.03.04 Duration of protection


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 14/09/2016

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

20/12/2017


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 72 from 26.02.2018, p.22

Application: OJ C 454 from 05.12.2016, p.17

Name of the parties

Incyte

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Roset, Sébastien: Propriété intellectuelle - Certificat complémentaire de protection des médicaments, Europe 2018, Février n° 2, Comm. 84 (FR)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Fővárosi Törvényszék - Hungary

Subject-matter

  • Approximation of laws
  • Intellectual, industrial and commercial property
  • Agriculture and Fisheries
  • - Plant health legislation

Provisions of national law referred to

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Provisions of international law referred to

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Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

deuxième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Toader

Advocate General

Bot

Language(s) of the Case

  • Hungarian

Language(s) of the Opinion

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