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Update in Amgen v. Apotex: Scheduling Report

As we reported in an earlier post, Amgen v. Apotex is the first biosimilar litigation in which the parties have actually danced the entire “patent dance” through the “first wave.” The case, which concerns Apotex’s application to market a biosimilar version of Neulasta, has already been scheduled for trial beginning July…

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IPR Tracker: IPR2015-01792 (Coalition for Affordable Drugs V LLC, et al.) (U.S. Patent No. 8,163,522)

IPR2015-01792 (Coalition for Affordable Drugs V LLC, et al.) (U.S. Patent No. 8,163,522) Petitioners: Coalition for Affordable Drugs V LLC; Erich Spangenberg; Hayman Capital Management, LP; Hayman Captial Master Fund, LP; Hayman Credes Master Fund, LP; Hayman Investments, LLC; Hayman Offshore Management, Inc.; Hayman Orange Fund SPC – Portfolio A;…

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IPR Tracker Updates: Rituxan (rituximab) IPRs

As we covered in an earlier post, the PTAB has instituted two IPR proceedings concerning patents related to Rituxan® (rituximab) (see IPR2015-00417 (U.S. Patent No. 7,976,838) and IPR 2015-00415 (U.S. Patent No. 7,820,161)). The PTAB had denied institution on a third rituximab IPR petition filed by Boehringer Ingelheim (see IPR2015-00418 (U.S. Patent No. 8,329,172))….

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