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Litigation Details for In re Solodyn (Minocycline Hydrochloride) Antitrust Litigation (D. Mass. 2014)


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In re Solodyn (Minocycline Hydrochloride) Antitrust Litigation (D. Mass. 2014)

Docket ⤷  Try it Free Date Filed 2014-02-24
Court District Court, D. Massachusetts Date Terminated 2018-07-18
Cause 15:1 Antitrust Litigation Assigned To Denise Jefferson Casper
Jury Demand Both Referred To Jennifer C. Boal
Parties VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Patents 7,541,347; 7,544,373; 7,790,705; 7,919,483; 8,039,009; 8,252,776; 8,268,804
Attorneys LEIV H. BLAD
Firms Skadden Arps Slate Meagher and Flom LLP
Link to Docket External link to docket
Small Molecule Drugs cited in In re Solodyn (Minocycline Hydrochloride) Antitrust Litigation
The small molecule drugs covered by the patents cited in this case are ⤷  Try it Free , ⤷  Try it Free , ⤷  Try it Free , and ⤷  Try it Free .

Details for In re Solodyn (Minocycline Hydrochloride) Antitrust Litigation (D. Mass. 2014)

Date Filed Document No. Description Snippet Link To Document
2018-01-11 931 U.S. Patent No. 7,541,347 (“’347 Patent”), U.S. Patent No. 7,544,373 (“’373 Patent”), U.S. Patent No. …including U.S. Patent No. 5,908,838 (“’838 patent”) and U.S. Patent No. 7,790,705 (“’705 Patent”). Additionally…7,919,483 (“’483 Patent”), U.S. Patent No. 8,268,804 (“’804 Patent”), and U.S. Patent No. 8,252,776 (“…expert, a patent law professor, to opine on a patent litigant’s chances of success in a patent suit), aff…infringement of Medicis’s patents, as well as the timeline for Impax-Medicis patent litigation. Defendants External link to document
2018-01-24 948 issued an additional patent to Medicis—U.S. Patent No. 7,790,705 (the “’705 patent”), covering “the method… 30. Medicis holds U.S. Patent No. 5,908,838 (the “’838 patent”), a “[m]ethod for the [t]reatment…reexamination of the ’838 patent, and in June 2010, the United States Patent …the ’838 patent was invalid for obviousness. D. 850 at 17. Subject matter cannot be patented if “the …analyses of multiple Solodyn patents; it is not specific to the ’838 patent. See Kibbe 19 Kibbe’s External link to document
2018-01-25 963 if additional information had been submitted.8' 9 Id. at *18-21. Accordingly, Plaintiffs' cases…FOR THOMAS'S OPINION ON TECHNICAL PATENT ISSUES Patent law experts are not qualified to opine…expert to opine on the validity of [the] patent was patently inappropriate and frivolous" and then…"patent law expert [mayj 'opine on whether a certain criteria is material to a Patent Office…not merely a "patent law expert," but also a former Solicitor of Patents and Trademarks at External link to document
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