Despite the partial reopening of cities across the country, the novel coronavirus is still spreading. As of April 29, the national death toll surpassed 60,000. And as virus-related deaths continue to rise, governments around the world are calling for a cure. The search to find a vaccine to fight the virus has created a “new global arms race,” according to the National Law Review — and this race isn’t just for the cure but for the patents.
Obtaining a patent for a COVID-19 vaccine poses some challenges before even reaching the patent office, according to Justin Krieger, Denver office m