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Formulation patent found not to be infringed as a redacted excipient was not a “pentahydric or hexahydric alcohol”

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 22 2015

Apotex has successfully alleged that Teva’s patent to “Stable Compositions Containing Rasagiline” will not be infringed by Apotex’s use of a

Court enforces a settlement agreement even though one party denied such an agreement existed

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 22 2015

Allergan brought a motion to enforce a settlement agreement that Apotex denies was made. Allergan had sued for infringement and Apotex wrote a

Ramipril section 8 appeal dismissed from the bench by the Supreme Court of Canada

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 22 2015

On Monday, April 20, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada heard the appeal of 2014 FCA 68, relating to the issue of damages under section 8 of the

Pharma in brief - Generic v. Generic PM(NOC) application dismissed for non-infringement

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 21 2015

In a recently published Public Judgment and Reasons, Justice Gleason dismissed Teva Canada Innovation and Teva Pharmaceutical

PM(NOC) proceedings: Teva defeats VELCADE cancer treatment patent

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 17 2015

In reasons dated February 26, 2015, Justice Barnes dismissed Janssen's application for an order prohibiting the Minister of Health from issuing a

Pharma in brief - no induced infringement: patent struck from application under s. 6(5)(b) of the PM(NOC) Regulations

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 16 2015

Prothonotary Lafrenière issued an order pursuant to section 6(5)(b) of the PM(NOC) Regulations striking all allegations relating to one of

Statements in a generic’s Product Monograph were not found to amount to an inducement to infringe

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 13 2015

The Court has allowed a motion to strike portions of an application pursuant to Paragraph 6(5)(b) of the PM(NOC) Regulations. The generic respondent

Patent found valid and infringed even if the method of infringement was not in the minds of the inventors

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 13 2015

AstraZeneca sued Apotex for infringement of its patent relating to the formulation of the drug omeprazole. Apotex argued invalidity and

Application for an order of prohibition is dismissed

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 13 2015

The Court found that Teva’s allegation of obviousness was justified. As a result, the application was dismissed

Although moot, Minister of Health is found to be wrong to issue NOCs to generic companies without first requiring them to serve a notice of allegation

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 13 2015

Actelion has persuaded the Court to quash the NOCs provided to two generic companies after they were awarded by the Minster of Health. However, the