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Old drugs, new tricks: patent considerations in drug repurposing

  • Mewburn Ellis LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 28 2015

The drug discovery and development path for a New Chemical Entity (NCE) can take 10 to 15 years and cost 1 to 2 billion dollars. Repurposing is the

Subjective intention required to infringe Swiss form claims

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 27 2015

Mr Justice Arnold refused Warner Lambert Company LLC's request for an injunction against Actavis Group PTC EHF's pregabalin product, which Actavis

Patent and pharma update January 2015

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 22 2015

This second edition of our regular patent and pharma update provides a round-up of significant cases and developments from United Kingdom and

Determination of fitness to practise panel to proceed in practitioner’s absence quashed on appeal

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 22 2015

The Appellant (A) faced fitness to practise proceedings before the General Medical Council. He had engaged with an Interim Order determination in

Employment judge incorrectly applies the law

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 22 2015

In the case of Balogun v South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust the claimant, a registered mental health nurse, was dismissed for gross

Infringement of second medical use claims Arnold J ruling in pregabalin case

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 21 2015

In his judgment handed down this morning in Warner-Lambert Company LLC v Actavis Group PTC EHF & Ors 2015 EWHC 72 (Pat), Mr Justice Arnold has held

Global intellectual property newsletter - issue 0115

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • China, European Union, Germany, Poland, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • January 21 2015

Establishment of the Unified European Patent Litigation System has been subject to many efforts of European leaders and legislators for more than four

Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care (PSA) v Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), Duncan Gerald Macleod, 2014 EWHC 4354 (Admin)

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 19 2015

NMC's failure to draft charges that sufficiently reflect the gravity of the Registrant's conduct led to a serious procedural irregularity. The facts

Stressful cases recent High Court view

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 19 2015

'Any case involving allegations of stress and bullying (especially involving Trust staff) is generally complex, unwelcome and sometimes damaging to

It’s not ‘all over’ if you admit breach

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 19 2015

In cases where it has been accepted that the care provided fell below the standard to be expected by a responsible body of medical opinion acting