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Pfizer v Ratiopharm, appeal of decision on invalidity, Amlodipine Besylate, July 29, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • August 26 2010

In the Federal Court, Pfizer's patent for amlodipine besylate was held invalid on numerous grounds, including obviousness


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


AstraZeneca v. Novopharm, appeal of decision to strike Statement of Claim
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 21 2010

This was an appeal to the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) of the decision of Justice Hughes to strike AstraZeneca's Statement of Claim


Eli Lilly Canada Inc. v. Apotex Inc (2010 FCA 240)
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 27 2010

This was an appeal of the decision of Madame Justice Gauthier (in the Federal Court) who had found that although Lilly met its burden to prove that Apotex infringed eight Lilly process patents related to the manufacture of the antibiotic cefaclor for material imported before June 3, 1998, Lilly failed to do so for the cefaclor imported into Canada after June 3, 1998


Merck-Frosst-Schering Pharma GP v. Canada (Health) (2010 FC 933)
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 27 2010

Merck-Frosst (“Merck”) applied for an order prohibiting the Minister of Health from issuing a Notice of Compliance to Teva for its generic version of Ezetimibe


Eli Lilly v Apotex, PMNOC proceedings, strattera, October 29, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • November 24 2010

Eli Lilly sought an order of prohibition against Apotex until expiry of its patent for atomoxetine (the '735 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


Sandoz Canada v Abbott Laboratories, appeal and cross-appeal of PMNOC decision, Clarithromycin extended-release, June 22, 2010
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • August 26 2010

Sandoz served a notice of allegation ("NOA") upon Abbott and filed an Abbreviated New Drug Submission ("ANDS") with respect to clarithromycin extended-release


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


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