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An equity partner in a law firm is also an employee for the purposes of employment legislation
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 31 2011

The British Columbia Supreme Court upheld a Human Rights Tribunal decision that decided that an equity partner in a law firm was also an employee for the purposes of employment legislation


Novopharm Limited v. Eli Lilly and Company (2010 FC 915)
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 27 2010

An impeachment action was brought by Novopharm in respect of a patent for STRATTERA alleging obviousness, anticipation, utility and improper selection


Be warned: online forum selection clauses may oblige you to litigate abroad
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 30 2015

The decision in Douez v. Facebook, Inc., provides some comfort to online businesses that rely upon forum selection clauses in their online contracts


Apotex v Lundbeck, motion to strike pleadings and for security for costs, escitalopram, August 5, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 21 2010

In earlier PMNOC proceedings, Lundbeck successfully obtained an order prohibiting the Minister from issuing a Notice of Compliance to Apotex in respect of its escitalopram product


Apotex v. Janssen-Ortho, motion to vary order of Federal Court of Appeal, levofloxacin, August 20, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 21 2010

Apotex filed a Notice of Allegation alleging that a particular patent licensed by Janssen-Ortho was invalid and not infringed


Eli Lilly v Novopharm, motion for reconsideration of judgment of Federal Court of Appeal (“FCA”), olanzapine, September 7, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 21 2010

Novopharm moved for reconsideration of the FCA's judgment allowing Lilly's appeal of a Federal Court decision that impeached Lilly's patent


Impacts of the Amazon.com decisions on medical use claims in Canada
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 13 2012

Methods of medical treatment and surgery are not statutory subject matter in Canada


Apotex v Shire, motion to amend statement of defence, modafinil, August 19, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 21 2010

In an action brought by Apotex for damages pursuant to Section 8 of the PMNOC Regulations against Shire after an unsuccessful PMNOC proceeding brought by Shire, Shire moved to amend the statement of defence


Apotex v. Pfizer, motion to strike part of a defence pertaining to res judicata, sildenafil citrate, June 11, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 16 2010

Apotex applied to impeach Pfizer's patent for Viagra and Pfizer defended alleging, in part, res judicata


Apotex v Syntex and Roche, dismissal of appeal concerning section 8 of PMNOC Regulations, naproxen, June 10, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 16 2010

Apotex had sued Roche for damages pursuant to s. 8 of the PMNOC Regulations