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Amgen v. Hospira (epoetin alfa): District Court Lets in New Infringement Theories, Not New Defendants

As we previously reported, Amgen has sought to amend its complaint regarding Hospira’s planned epoetin alfa biosimilar to add three new defendants and two theories of infringement.  On October 3, 2016, Judge Andrews granted-in-part and denied-in-part Amgen’s motion.  First, the court denied Amgen’s request to add three defendants because “[i]t would be unreasonable to…

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Litigation Update: Amgen v. Hospira (epoetin alfa)

A couple of updates on Amgen v. Hospira (epoetin alfa): Amgen has requested that the district court (D. Del., J. Andrews) grant it leave to file a second amended complaint “to add three additional defendants” who, Amgen alleges, “have directly or indirectly infringed Amgen’s patent-in-suit, United States Patent No. 5,756,349.” Meanwhile, Hospira…

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Court Denies Hospira's Motion to Dismiss BPCIA Notice Claims in Amgen v. Hospira

  The District Court (D. Del., J. Andrews) has denied Hospira’s Motion to Dismiss in Amgen v. Hospira. As we’ve covered previously (see our posts here and here), Hospira moved to dismiss Count I of Amgen’s amended complaint, in which Amgen seeks both a declaratory judgment that Hospira’s alleged refusal to provide Amgen with 180-days’ post-licensure notice…

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