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U.S. Supreme Court issues ruling on patentability of human genes

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 20 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court has determined that while human genes and the information they encode are not patent eligible, despite the effort required to

SCOTUS sides with FTC in reverse payment deals

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 20 2013

A divided U.S. Supreme Court has determined that patent-infringement settlement agreements requiring the patentee to pay the claimed infringer

Putative class alleges pharma statements about new drug violated securities laws

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 16 2013

Aveo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and several of its executives have been targeted in a securities class action filed in a federal court in Massachusetts

Genetic technologies settles infringement suit over non-DNA coding technology

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 2 2013

Genetic Technologies Ltd. (GTG) has reportedly settled a patent infringement lawsuit filed in late 2012 against PreventionGenetics. While the terms

SCOTUS hears arguments on patentability of human genes

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 18 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) heard arguments on Monday specifically addressing whether "human genes are patentable." Ass'n for Molecular Pathology

Ninth Circuit to consider impact of trial court error in admitting expert testimony

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 4 2013

In related cases that could have implications for intellectual property, consumer safety and complex litigation where resolution of the dispute

Amici add briefs on “pay-for-delay” issue to SCOTUS docket

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 8 2013

As oral argument nears in a case before the U.S. Supreme Court addressing whether payments made to generic drug makers who agree to delay entry into

Federal court denies HHS motion to seal documents in medical-device whistleblower

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 10 2013

A federal court in the District of Columbia has denied the government's request to seal an exhibit in Freedom of Information Act litigation over records

SCOTUS refuses to hear challenge to government stem cell research funding

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 10 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) has rejected a request that it review a D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling dismissing a challenge to government funding

U.S. Supreme Court to consider just one question in Myriad Genetics

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to review a Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ruling on the patentability of human genes and limited its grant of certiorari to the question “Are human genes patentable?”