Univ. of Utah's RNA Patent Suit Survives Challenge

Law360, New York (June 13, 2012, 6:40 PM EDT) -- The University of Utah can proceed with its complaint to include one of its faculty as a listed inventor on patents for groundbreaking genetic treatment technology held by a group of research consortiums and universities, including the University of Massachusetts, a Massachusetts federal judge ruled Monday.

In refusing to grant a motion to dismiss the suit, U.S. District Court Judge Patti Saris ruled that the University of Utah has properly stated its claim to add Bass as an inventor on the lucrative patents and that her...
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