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Antibody patent found valid and infringed

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 27 2014

The Court recently decided a patent infringement case dealing with antibodies. The claims at issue in AbbVie’s patent relate to the use of a human

Motion for additional rebuttal witnesses in re-opened trial denied

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 28 2011

The Defendants brought a motion seeking to call rebuttal witnesses in a trial that has been re-opened to allow evidence that may contradict the evidence given at trial

Court of Appeal upholds decision relating to sildenafil use patent

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 27 2014

Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals v. Apotex Inc., 2014 FCA 13 Drug: VIAGRA sildenafil In Apotex' action for impeachment of the Pfizer patent

Pleadings amendments refused on the eve of trial

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 7 2011

BMS brought a motion to strike out certain amendments made to its pleadings by Apotex

Patent not eligible for listing: patent claiming one medicinal ingredient,but directed to a fixed-dose combination of medicines

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 15 2014

This was an appeal from two decisions for three proceedings before Prothonotary Milczynski, in which she determined that a patent could not be listed

Other industry news

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 27 2010

The Government has published amendments to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations

The Court of Appeal sends s.8 case back to trial judge for redetermination

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 26 2012

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) has granted Apotex’ appeal and sent a case considering s. 8 of the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations (the Regulations) back to the Trial Judge for redetermination

Court finds allegations in NOA to be unjustified, however dismisses application for prohibition on basis of mootness

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 18 2010

In this proceeding under the NOC Regulations, the Court found all of Apotex’ allegations to be unjustified

Pfizer Canada Inc. v. Novopharm, The Minister of Health, Northwestern University and the Board of Regents for the University of Oklahoma

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 5 2010

In a proceeding pursuant to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, Novopharm brought a motion seeking a Protective Order that allowed the designation of Novopharm's Notice of Allegation (NOA) as confidential

Court declares drug eligible for listing on the register of innovative drugs

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 13 2012

In this case, Celgene judicially reviewed a decision of the Minister of Health not to list their drug THALOMID thalidomide on the Register of Innovative Drugs (the Register