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Ongoing Infringement Must be Parsed to Determine Relevant Limitation Periods
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada
  • January 24 2017

In the recent decision of Apotex Inc v AstraZeneca Canada Inc 2017 FCA 9 relating to the drug omeprazole, the Federal Court of Appeal held that in


Biosimilars in Canada: at a tipping point
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 24 2016

Biosimilars, or highly similar versions of innovative biologic medicines, have now been approved and marketed in developed countries for several


Patenting Polymorphs of Crystals Internationally
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Japan, USA
  • June 27 2016

Polymorphs are patentable subject matter in Canada and the U.S. Our prior article discussed some best practices to differentiate a new polymorph from


Obviousness central to Federal Court’s REYATAZ (atazanavir bisulfate) decision
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 24 2016

In a decision dated May 27, 2016 in respect of Bristol-Myers Squibb’s (“BMS”) REYATAZ (atazanavir bisulfate), Justice Mactavish of the Federal


The TPP new rights for pharmaceutical patent holders in Canada
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • November 13 2015

The Canadian Government released the official consolidated text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement on Nov., 5, 2015. This follows the


Prohibition order denied against Apotex for generic tenofovir disoproxilemtricitabine
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • October 31 2016

The Federal Court dismissed Gilead's prohibition application against Apotex for its tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (TDF) and emtricitabine fixed dose


Teva v Pfizer, or the “Viagra saga”: if there is no quid proper disclosure there can be no quo exclusive monopoly rights
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • November 19 2012

Sildenafil is the active ingredient in Viagra, the blockbuster potency-enhancing drug marketed by Pfizer


Celgene Corp. v. Canada (Attorney General)
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • February 16 2011

In this case, the Supreme Court of Canada upheld a regulatory board's decision to interpret its statutory mandate with reliance on a consumer protection purpose


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


Federal Court declares omeprazole formulation patent valid and infringed
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • March 25 2015

On March 16, 2015, Justice Barnes of the Federal Court issued his decision in AstraZeneca Canada Inc. et al v. Apotex Inc., 2015 FC 322, declaring