Tagged as: Regeneron

PTAB Issues Final Written Decisions Finding Claims of Regeneron’s Aflibercept Patents Invalid

On November 9, 2022, the PTAB issued final written decisions in IPR2021-00880 and IPR2021-00881, filed by Mylan on two Regeneron patents related to aflibercept—U.S. Patent Nos. 9,254,338 and 9,669,069.  The PTAB ruled in Mylan’s favor in both IPRs, holding all challenged claims of both patents invalid as anticipated by the same…

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Mylan Files IPR on Regeneron Aflibercept Patent

Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. recently filed an IPR petition, PTAB-IPR2023-00099, seeking cancellation of claims 1-3 of U.S. Patent No. 10,857,205, assigned to Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.  According to the petition, the claims “are drawn to monthly dosing [of aflibercept] to treat an angiogenic eye disorder.”  The Petition sets forth three anticipation grounds and…

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Regeneron Identifies Six Patents for Expedited Trial in BPCIA Aflibercept Case Against Mylan

As we reported last week, the Northern District of West Virginia court has ordered an expedited trial in Regeneron’s aflibercept BPCIA case against Mylan.  As required by the court’s scheduling order, on October 28, Regeneron identified six patents for the first phase of the litigation.  Regeneron also agreed that “it will…

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Regeneron Seeks Expedited Trial in BPCIA Case Against Mylan Regarding Aflibercept Biosimilar

As we previously reported, Regeneron filed a BPCIA complaint against Mylan on August 3, 2022, regarding Mylan’s proposed aflibercept biosimilar.  Just two days after filing its Complaint, Regeneron filed a motion requesting an expedited status conference and to schedule a trial for no later than June 2023.  Briefing on Regeneron’s…

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Regeneron Files First BPCIA Complaint Regarding Biosimilar Eylea Against Mylan in West Virginia District Court

Regeneron filed a complaint yesterday against Mylan in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia, alleging infringement of twenty-four patents under the BPCIA based on Mylan’s submission of an aBLA for M710, a proposed biosimilar of EYLEA (aflibercept).  Regeneron asserts that use of Mylan’s M710 infringes seven…

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Regeneron Files Antitrust Lawsuit - Big Molecule Watch

Late last week, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. filed an antitrust complaint against Amgen Inc. in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.  Regeneron alleges that “Amgen is engaged in a persistent exclusionary campaign to deny patients the life-saving benefits of [] Regeneron’s cholesterol-reducing medication, Praluent® (alirocumab).”  According to Regeneron,…

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FDA Accepts Regeneron and Sanofi’s DUPIXENT (Dupilumab) sBLA for Priority Review

Last week, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Sanofi announced that the FDA has accepted a Priority Review of the supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for DUPIXENT (dupilumab) 300 mg weekly to treat patients aged 12 years and older with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE).  EoE is a chronic, immune-mediated, atopic inflammatory condition of…

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Regeneron’s Disclaimer of Aflibercept Formulation Patent Causes PTAB Denial of Institution of Celltrion PGR

On March 15, 2022, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) denied institution of post-grant review (PGR) proceedings initiated by Celltrion Inc. concerning Regeneron Pharmaceutical’s U.S. Patent No. 10,857,231 (the ’231 Patent) after Regeneron disclaimed the patent.  The ’231 patent has claims directed to formulations of aflibercept, the active ingredient…

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