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UNDP urges use of competition law to boost healthcare access


The United Nations Development Programme has released a guidebook for low- to middle- income countries on how to increase access to essential health technologies and HIV treatments by using competition law and policy.

US court denies Teva’s final shot at blocking Copaxone copies

US19-05-2014Legal developments

A US district court has dismissed Teva’s case against the FDA aimed at stopping the administration from approving generic versions of its blockbuster multiple sclerosis drug Copaxone (glatiramer acetate).

Lilly’s Alimta dosage patent invalidated at English High Court

UK16-05-2014Legal developments

The English High Court has ruled that a patent covering vitamin dosage regimens for Eli Lilly’s lung cancer drug Alimta (pemetrexed disodium) would not be infringed by generic competitors.

Sun and Novartis settle on Gleevec


Novartis and Sun Pharma’s US subsidiary have settled litigation related to cancer drug Gleevec (imatinib mesylate) in the US, the companies announced today (May 15).

Janssen sues to halt Mylan’s Concerta generic

US14-05-2014Legal developments

Johnson & Johnson’s pharmaceuticals subsidiary Janssen has sued Mylan to stop it launching a generic version of Concerta (methylphenidate hydrochloride).

Valeant agrees to license Acanya in Actavis settlement

US13-05-2014Legal developments

Canadian pharmaceutical company Valeant announced yesterday (May 12) that it had settled all litigation related to its acne treatment Acanya (clindamycin phosphate and benzoyl peroxide) with Actavis.

Acura settles Oxecta dispute with Ranbaxy

US08-05-2014Legal developments

Acura Pharmaceuticals and Ranbaxy have agreed to settle their patent infringement litigation related to painkiller Aversion (oxycodone hydrochloride), once marketed by Pfizer under its registered trademark Oxecta.

FTC weighs in on “no-authorised-generic” antitrust case


The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed an amicus brief in an antitrust case that concerns a “no-authorised-generic” settlement between Teva and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).

Cephalon launches another Treanda action


Cephalon has filed another lawsuit to protect its chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma treatment Treanda (bendamustine hydrochloride), this time against Canadian pharmaceutical company Uman Pharma.

Actavis and Pfizer settle Celebrex litigation

US29-04-2014Legal developments

Actavis has entered into an agreement with Pfizer to settle all outstanding patent litigation related to Pfizer’s arthritis drug Celebrex (celecoxib).

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