Tagged as: Rituximab

Trastuzumab, Rituximab, and Bevacizumab Litigation Updates

Below is a rundown of some recent developments in BPCIA litigations concerning biosimilars of Genentech’s Herceptin® (trasuzumab), Rituxan® (rituximab), and Avastin® (bevacizumab). Celltrion v. Genentech (trastuzumab) and Celltrion v. Genentech (rituximab) As we previously reported, on January 11, 2018, Celltrion and Teva filed two lawsuits against Genentech in the District…

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Judge Sets Preliminary Injunction Briefing Schedule in Genentech v. Sandoz

We previously reported that on December 21, 2017, Genentech filed suit against Sandoz in the District of New Jersey based on Sandoz’s proposed rituximab biosimilar, Rixathon/GP2013.  On April 23, 2018, Judge Renee Marie Bumb held an in-person status conference and set forth a preliminary injunction briefing schedule.  The Court ordered the motion for preliminary…

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Genentech Files Complaint Against Sandoz in New Jersey Regarding Rituximab

We previously reported that on September 12, 2017, the FDA accepted for review Sandoz’s aBLA for a proposed biosimilar of Rituxan® (rituximab), which is indicated for the treatment of certain blood cancers and immunological diseases.  Yesterday, Genentech filed a complaint in the District of New Jersey based on Sandoz’s proposed rituximab biosimilar, Rixathon/GP2013.  Genentech…

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