U.S. Patent No. PP34,051 P3, for Cannabis Plant Named AV1-1

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Today is an auspicious day for cannabis proponents, so we illustrate one recently issued patent to recognize this date. U.S. Patent No. PP34,051 P3 (‘051) issued on March 22, 2022, for “Cannabis Plant Named ‘AV1-1.’” It was issued to inventor Ytzchak Cohen of Tel Aviv, Israel. The applicant/assignee is Tikun Olam Ltd. of Tel Aviv, …

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U.S. Patent No. PP31,874 P3

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U.S. Patent No. PP31,874 P3 (‘874) issued on June 16, 2020 for “Cannabis Plant Named ‘Holy Crunch.”  It was issued to inventor Mark Anthony Lewis and Steven Robert Haba, of Westlake Village, California and applicant/assignee Biotech Institute, LLC of Westlake Village, California.  The ‘874 patent is a plant patent under 35 U.S.C. §161, which protects …

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U.S. Patent No. PP31,707 P3

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U.S. Patent No. PP31,707 P3 (‘707) issued onapril 28, 2020, for “Cannabis Plant Named ‘Grape Lollipop’.”  It was issued to inventor Mark Anthony Lewis and Steven Robert Haba, of Westlake Village, California and applicant/assignee Biotech Institute, LLC of Westlake Village, California.  The ‘707 patent is a plant patent under 35 U.S.C. §161, which protects new …

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U.S. Patent No. 10,405,515 B1

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U.S. Patent No. 10,405,515 B1 (‘515) issued on September 10, 2019, for “Soybean Variety 5PZRG70.  It was issued to inventor Leslie Charles Kuhlman of Lawrence, Kansas.  The applicant/assignee is Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. of Johnston, Iowa.  While many new plant cultivars can be protected as a plant patent under 35 U.S.C. §161, this is a …

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,879 P2

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,879 P2 (‘879) issued on September 10, 2019, for “Blackberry Plant Named ‘Twilight’.”  It was issued to inventor Chad E. Finn of Corvallis, Oregon.  The applicant/assignee is the U.S. Department of Agriculture, headquartered in Washington, DC.  This patent is a plant patent under 35 U.S.C. §161, which protects new and distinct cultivars …

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,872 P2

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,872 P2 (‘872) issued on September 3, 2019, for “Phalaenopsis Orchid Plant Named ‘Phalgaqxyk’.”  It was issued to inventor Martinus Nicolaas Gerardus Van Swieten of Utrecht, Netherlands.  The applicant/assignee is Anthura, B.V., of Bleiswijk, Netherlands.  This patent is a plant patent under 35 U.S.C. §161, which protects new and distinct cultivars of …

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,860 P3

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,860 P3 (‘860) issued on September 3, 2019, for “Hybrid Tea Rose Plant Named ‘MEITHATIE’.”  It was issued to inventor Alain A. Meilland of Antibes, France.  The applicant/assignee is The Conard-Pyle Company of West Grove, Pennsylvania.  The Conard-Pyle Co. is the famous 164-year old horticulture company that focuses on roses, perennials, and …

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PlantIP: PVPs for Hemp Currently Processed by PVPO

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Patent, copyright, and trademark are the three most common and well-known IPs.  However, there are many other IPs.  Three types of IPs protecting new plant varieties, or plant breeder’s rights, are utility patents, plant patents under 35 U.S.C. §161, and plant variety protection certificates under 7 U.S.C. §2321.  Utility patents are issued for new plant …

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CannabIP: U.S. Patent No. PP30,668 P3

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,668 P3 (‘668) issued on July 9, 2019, for “Cannabis Plant Named ‘DD-CT-BR5’.”  It was issued to inventor David Holmes of San Gabriel, California.  The applicant/assignee is Cannagen, LLC, of San Gabriel, California.  This patent is a plant patent under 35 U.S.C. §161, which protects new and distinct cultivars of plants.  According …

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CannabIP: U.S. Patent No. PP30,434 P3

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U.S. Patent No. PP30,434 P3 (‘434) issued on April 23, 2019, for “Cannabis Plant Named ‘LW-BB1’.”  It was issued to inventors Andrew Alfred, Ian Dumpert, and Christopher Chapdeline of Denver, Colorado, and Kasey Greenwald of Evergreen, Colorado.  The applicant/assignee is Green Brands, LLC.  This patent is a plant patent under 35 U.S.C. §161, which protects …

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