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A finding of a settlement agreement is overturned because counsel did not have the authority to bind his client
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • May 25 2016

The Federal Court of Appeal has overturned the earlier finding that Allergan and Apotex had settled their patent infringement litigation (2015 FC


Patent held to not be infringed based on the construction of the claims
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 14 2016

Apotex sent a NOA to Shire alleging its patent was invalid and will not be infringed by Apotex. The issues were narrowed for the hearing, where


Witness' Evidence Given Less Weight because not Blinded to Patent or Issues; NOC Proceeding Dismissed
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 14 2016

Apotex sent a NOA in respect of a single patent, alleging obviousness and lack of utility. The Court held that allegation was justified. In


The Federal Court of Appeal determines the incorrect date to assess obviousness-type double patenting, but leaves the determination of the correct date for another day
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 28 2016

The Federal Court of Appeal has upheld an earlier decision (2015 FC 17) prohibiting Mylan from obtaining its Notice of Compliance until after the


Appeal with respect to utility dismissed
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 18 2011

This was an appeal by Lilly of a decision of the Federal Court finding Lilly’s patent invalid for lack of utility


Patent Appeal Board has jurisdiction to consider new defects introduced by the applicants amendments made in response to a final action
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 26 2012

The application relates to a dual balloon catheter


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


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


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