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Weight loss drug patent claims invalid as obvious
Although the patents covering Contrave® contained an adequate written description, the weight loss properties of the drug were well known to the industry prior to the issuance of the patent.
Misappropriation and correction of inventorship claims in sensor patent dispute properly dismissed
Federal Circuit affirms that trade secret claims cannot be backdated to subsequent discoveries of misappropriation.
Patent infringement claims brought by gaming machine developer transferred
Under TC Heartland, New Jersey was not a proper venue for patent claims asserted by High 5 Games.
Court affirms validity of Amgen’s patents for rheumatoid arthritis drug Enbrel
The court concluded the patent claims are not invalid based on challenges for lack of written description and obviousness.
Proposed chemotherapy treatment methods infringed Alimta patent under doctrine of equivalents
A ruling that Hospira’s proposed drug literally infringed Eli Lilly’s patent was reversed, but Hospira’s and Dr. Reddy’s use of pemetrexed ditromethamine was not substantially...