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Court grants motion to reopen trial and admit new evidence
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 27 2011

The Federal Court granted leave to reopen the trial and admit new evidence in a matter under reserve, in which no reasons or judgement have issued


Patent is not found to be a selection patent, and thus was anticipated and obvious
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 23 2015

The Federal Court has dismissed an application for prohibition to prevent the Minister of Health from issuing an NOC to Mylan for cinacalcet


Appeal relating to double patenting and sufficiency of tadalafil patent dismissed
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 9 2016

The Federal Court of Appeal considered an appeal from Apotex relating to double patenting and insufficiency of a patent claiming the use of tadalafil


Supreme Court Updates
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 26 2016

The Federal Court has allowed Apotex to amend its statement of defence to include a new anticipation claim and a new defence of issue estoppel and


Patent claim resulted from “skilled work”, not “creative work”, and is found to be obvious
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 3 2015

The Federal Court has dismissed an application for prohibition for obviousness. The invention was described as “to take the ‘naturally occurring'


Import Ban Quashed, and Health Canada Ordered to Retract Its Statements re Same
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • January 13 2016

Apotex et al brought a judicial review of the Minister of Health's (the Minister) decision to impose an import ban on products from two of Apotex'


Motion to Dismiss NOC Proceeding Granted Non-Infringement as an Abuse of Process
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 14 2016

Apotex's motion to dismiss Valeant's NOC Proceeding pursuant to s. 6(5)(b) of the NOC Regulations was granted with costs. Apotex's NOA alleged


Complex proceedings may justify an award at the high end of Column IV, but not a further increase
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • November 23 2016

Hospira brought a motion seeking directions concerning the assessment of its costs in the underlying proceeding. The Court agreed with the parties


Non-infringing alternative is relevant to damages, but not made out on facts
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • August 5 2015

Merck was successful in a patent infringement action. A separate damages reference was held where the Judge awarded lost profits and a reasonable


Respondent’s evidence in PM(NOC) case not struck - found to be responsive and did not raise new allegations or facts
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 29 2015

Shire has lost its appeal regarding the dismissal of its motion to strike certain affidavit evidence submitted by the respondent Cobalt in an