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Leave to appeal to SCC granted for a section 8 damages case

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • November 3 2014

The Supreme Court has granted leave in a proceeding pursuant to section 8 of the PM(NOC) Regulations. Some of the issues to be decided in this

Pleadings amendment to a damages reference not allowed found to be a collateral attack on the final judgment

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 3 2014

Apotex moved to file an amended Responding Statement of Issues on a reference pursuant to Rule 153. According to the Court, Apotex wants to argue

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

Causes of action found against Pfizer for a BC class-action certification based on the VIAGRA patent

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 14 2014

Pfizer had a Canadian patent for VIAGRA that was found to not comply with the disclosure requirement by the Supreme Court in an earlier PM(NOC

Order of prohibition overturned on appeal

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 16 2014

The issue to be determined by the Court of Appeal related to whether the allegation of lack of utility was justified. The Court of Appeal began by

Clinical studies exempted from public use in allegation of anticipation

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 10 2014

His is an application pursuant to the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations. The Court began by noting that it had issued an Order of

Final injunction permits existing patients to continue to receive infringing medicine

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 10 2014

This decision relates to the crafting of a final injunction for the sale of STELARA following a finding of infringement. In an earlier trial decision

Court bifurcates determination of Start Date for section 8 action

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 30 2014

This is an action commenced pursuant to section 8 of the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations. Pfizer counterclaimed against Apotex

Oder of prohibition issues no promise to treatment in humans or reduced side effects was found

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 30 2014

Pfizer’s Canadian Patent No. 2,177,576 for Celebrex has withstood Apotex’s allegations and was found to be valid; therefore the Minister is

Other industry news

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 30 2014

The PMPRB has published a new analytical report: Utilization of Prescription Opioids in Canada's Public Drug Plans, 200607 to 201213