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Genentech Files A Complaint Against Amgen in Delaware Regarding MVASI® (bevacizumab-awwb)

We previously reported that on October 6, 2017, Amgen filed a declaratory judgment action against Genentech regarding Amgen’s recently approved biosimilar of Avastin® (bevacizumab-awwb). On the same day, Genentech filed a complaint in the District of Delaware, Civil Action No. 1:17cv1407.  While the complaint was filed under seal, according to a motion to transfer…

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BPCIA Litigation Roundup (Spring 2017)

Below is our spring update on the U.S. patent litigations concerning proposed or approved biosimilar products. For additional details, please consult our BPCIA Litigation Summary Chart or our previous quarterly updates (Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Midwinter 2017).

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Delaware Court Declines to Enter "Judgment" in Genentech v. Amgen

We have previously reported on letters submitted by Genentech and Amgen to the District of Delaware regarding Genentech’s decision not to file an amended complaint.  In its letter, Genentech requested entry of judgment without prejudice, which Amgen argued was unnecessary given the court’s prior order of dismissal without prejudice.  This morning,…

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Genentech Will Not File Amended Complaint in Case Against Amgen

As we previously reported, the District of Delaware granted a motion to dismiss by Amgen in Genentech v. Amgen, finding a lack of subject matter jurisdiction over Genentech’s declaratory judgment complaint under the Federal Circuit’s holding in Amgen v. Sandoz.  The court granted the motion with leave for Genentech to amend its complaint…

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Delaware District Court Dismisses Genentech v. Amgen

As we previously reported, yesterday Judge Sleet, United States District Court for the District of Delaware, heard arguments on Amgen’s motion to dismiss in Genentech v. Sandoz.  The court orally granted Amgen’s motion under the Federal Circuit’s holding in Amgen v. Sandoz.  The court dismissed Genentech’s complaint in its entirety without prejudice and with leave to amend…

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Genentech v. Amgen: Amgen Seeks Dismissal Under Amgen v. Sandoz

As we previously reported, Genentech earlier this month filed a declaratory judgment action against Amgen.  In this litigation, Genentech claims that Amgen has violated the patent dance provisions of the BPCIA by disclosing its aBLA for a proposed biosimilar of Genentech’s Avastin® (bevacizumab) but refusing to provide additional manufacturing information…

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