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Bristol Myers’ Celgene gamble, Apple’s IPR attack on Qualcomm, 2018’s US patent litigation stats, key CRISPR facts, plus much more
  • IAM
  • Global
  • January 20 2019

Patent office officials in Beijing reveal the country's top patent recipients, amount of cross-border royalty flows and ambiguous data on foreign

The Final Score: 2018 Drug & Biologic Patent Approvals
  • Dilworth IP
  • USA
  • January 15 2019

The past year was a big year for FDA approved new drugs and biologics - 59 in fact, compared to 46 in 2017 and a mere 22 in 2016. From the published

Amerigen Pharmaceuticals v. UCB Pharma Gmbh
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • January 14 2019

A generic pharmaceutical company had standing to appeal the Board’s decision in an IPR that claims of a patent were not obvious even though it may be

The 2019 U.S. Federal Government Shutdown and its Potential Impact on Biologics
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2019

On December 22, 2018, the United States federal government entered a partial shutdown, which now enters its 19th day. If the shutdown continues

Linking It Up: Antibody-Drug Conjugates
  • Dilworth IP
  • USA
  • January 8 2019

As discussed in our previous article, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) have emerged as a highly promising class of anti-cancer drugs, and significant

2018 Highlights in Canadian Life Sciences IP
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • January 7 2019

In 2018 we reported on a number of developments in life sciences IP and regulatory law. Our most-read articles were: 1 a June update on biosimilars

Written Description in Amgen v. Sanofi: Is the Federal Circuit Possessed? Will SCOTUS Grant Certiorari?
  • Mintz
  • USA
  • January 2 2019

In the continuing Amgen v. Sanofi saga, Amgen has asked SCOTUS to take up the issue of written description, which is currently established by showing

A Sufficient Controversy Exists When a Second ANDA Filer Seeks DJ of Noninfringement of an Orange-Book-Listed Patent Owned but Disclaimed by Brand Name Manufacturer
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • December 30 2018

In Apotex Inc. v. Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., Nos. 14-1282, -1291 (Fed. Cir. Mar. 31, 2015), the Federal Circuit reversed the district court’s dismissal of

Inherency and Obviousness
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2018

This case provides an example of the use of inherency in an obviousness determination. That is, the Northern District Court of Illinois found that

Risky Business: Due Diligence for Early-Stage Life Sciences Companies
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 26 2018

The life sciences industry has changed dramatically over the last 10 years: cancer treatments using a patient’s own immune system to selectively kill