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Appeals court ruling blocks Lyrica competition until 2018

US10-02-2014

The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has upheld a patent covering Pfizer’s pain drug Lyrica, closing the market to any generic challengers until 2018.

Roche sues Mylan over Herceptin biosimilar

India07-02-2014Legal developments

Roche’s Indian subsidiary has sued Mylan and Bangalore-based pharmaceutical company Biocon at the Delhi High Court, for launching a biosimilar of its breast cancer drug Herceptin (trastuzumab).

Myriad Genetics to acquire diagnostic company Crescendo

US06-02-2014Mergers & acquisitions

Myriad Genetics has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire inflammatory and autoimmune diagnostics company Crescendo Bioscience for $270 million.

Baker & McKenzie welcomes pharma lawyer

US05-02-2014

Law firm Baker & McKenzie has hired pharmaceutical lawyer Julian Thurston as a consultant in its global pharmaceutical and healthcare industry group.

Powell Gilbert adds medical doctor to practice

30-01-2014

UK IP law firm Powell Gilbert has appointed solicitor and medical doctor Tess Waldron as an associate.

Non-profit celebrates ear implant win

US29-01-2014

A US medical research foundation has received about $131.2 million in damages after a jury found that two of its patents covering cochlear implants were infringed.

Covidien wins patent suit against Johnson & Johnson owned company

US29-01-2014

Healthcare company Covidien PLC has been told it did not infringe patents belonging to a Johnson & Johnson-owned company through using its ultrasonic dissection device.

FDA approval adds new life to Copaxone

US29-01-2014

On January 28, Teva announced that the FDA had approved its supplemental new drug application for a new formulation of its biggest selling drug Copaxone.

Generic KRKA to receive damages in Nexium case

UK28-01-2014Legal developments

The UK High Court has decided to award Slovenian generic pharmaceutical company KRKA damages after a preliminary injunction enforced against the company by AstraZeneca was discharged.

Blank Rome hires patent litigator

US28-01-2014

Law firm Blank Rome LLP has expanded its IP litigation group with the appointment of Christopher Hu.

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