Plaintiff’s inventorship is not admitted
When finding inventorship, the person’s contribution to the followings are considered:
(1) conceiving of the technical ideas of the Invention;
(2) preparing and selecting the anti-PD-L1 antibody; and
(3) designing and constructing the experimental system necessary for the demonstration of the hypothesis, and the degree of the person’s creative involvement in the process of performing individual experiments.
<Writer: Hideki Takaishi (Attorney-at-law licensed in Japan and California)>