GFTU Emplaw Emplaw Emplaw

Kelly and Chiu v GE Healthcare Ltd - employee inventor's rights to compensation from employer

Kelly and Chiu were two research scientists at Amersham International, subsequently taken over by GE Healthcare. They were involved with the first synthesis of a compound called P53, which later formed the basis of a patented radioactive imaging agent which was a highly successful product ("Myoview") for their employers - the drug netted £1.3 billion in revenues up to 2007 and completely transformed Amersham's commercial standing.

The full content of this page is available to subscribers only. Please purchase a subscription if you feel this content will be of use to you.

Login or subscribe (includes subscription information) to access the full content of this page.