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Litigation Details for OWENS v. PFIZER, INC. (D.N.J. 2002)

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OWENS v. PFIZER, INC. (D.N.J. 2002)

Docket ➤ Try a Free Trial Date Filed 2002-03-26
Court District Court, D. New Jersey Date Terminated 2014-12-18
Cause 28:1337 Sherman-Clayton Act Assigned To Faith S. Hochberg
Jury Demand Plaintiff Referred To Magistrate Judge Michael A. Ha
Parties ACTAVIS ELIZABETH LLC; AMERICAN SALES CO., INC.; CVS PHARMACY, INC.; DANIEL J. CAPRA; DIRECT PURCHASER CLASS PLAINTIFFS; DIRECT PURCHASER CLASS PLAINTIFFS AND CLASS COUNSEL; DIRECT PURCHASER CLASS PLAINTIFFS AND DIRECT PURCHASER NON-CLASS PLAINTIFFS; DIRECT PURCHASER CLASS, DIRECT PURCHASER NON-CLASS, AND END-PAYOR PLAINTIFFS; FAULDING INC.; GREAT LAKES HEALTH PLAN, INC.; HEB GROCERY CO. LP; LOUISIANA WHOLESALE DRUG CO., INC.; MEIJER DISTRIBUTION INC.; MEIJER, INC.; PAUL R. RICE; PFIZER, INC.; PUREPAC PHARMACEUTICAL CO.; RITE AID CORPORATION; RITE AID HDQTRS. CORP.; SAFEWAY INC.; SMITHFIELD FOODS, INC.; SUPERVALU, INC.; THE KROGER CO.; VISA HEALTH PLAN, INC.; VISTA HEALTHPLAN INC; WALGREEN CO.; WARNER-LAMBERT COMPANY; WILLIAM OWENS
Patents 4,024,175; 4,087,544; 4,894,476; 5,084,479; 6,054,482
Attorneys ARNOLD B. CALMANN; BARRY L. REFSIN; BRYAN L. CLOBES; DEBORAH S. CORBISHLEY; Direct Purchaser Class Plaintiffs and Direct Purchaser Non-Class Plaintiffs; EVAN J. SMITH; GREAT LAKES HEALTH PLAN, INC.; JASON L. REIMER; JOHN D. RADICE; JOHN J. FRANCIS , JR.; JONATHAN D. CLEMENTE; JULIE LYNN TERSIGNI; LISA J. RODRIGUEZ; MARK ISTVAN FRIESZ; MATTHEW CHRISTOPHER MOENCH; MELISSA L. KLIPP; MICHAEL CHARLES ZOGBY; SMITHFIELD FOODS, INC.; VISA HEALTH PLAN, INC.; VISTA HEALTHPLAN INC
Firms Bevan, Mosca, Giuditta & Zarillo, P.C.; Brodsky & Smith, LLC; Cafferty Clobes Meriwether & Sprengel LLP; Clemente Mueller P.A.; Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP; Hangley Aronchick Segal & Pudlin; Hangley Aronchick Segal and Pudlin; Kenny, Nachwalter, Seymour, Arnold, Critchlow & Spector, Pa; Radice Law Firm PC
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Small Molecule Drugs cited in OWENS v. PFIZER, INC.
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Details for OWENS v. PFIZER, INC. (D.N.J. 2002)

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2009-08-28 215 various patents covering the drug and its uses. Warner-Lambert obtained U.S. Patent No. 4,024,175 (the…resulting patent prosecution. The low-lactam gabapentin patent was ultimately issued as U.S. Patent No. …for issuance as U.S. Patent No. 5,395,852 (the “‘852 Patent”). The ‘852 Patent was scheduled to issue…application, so that the patent examiner could consider the ‘476 Patent as well as U.S. Patent No. 4,152,326 …to it by a patent or a series of patents. Fraudulently delaying the issuance of a patent could lead External link to document
2009-08-28 217 various patents covering the drug and its uses. Warner-Lambert obtained U.S. Patent No. 4,024,175 (the…resulting patent prosecution. The low-lactam gabapentin patent was ultimately issued as U.S. Patent No. …for issuance as U.S. Patent No. 5,395,852 (the “‘852 Patent”). The ‘852 Patent was scheduled to issue…application, so that the patent examiner could consider the ‘476 Patent as well as U.S. Patent No. 4,152,326 …to it by a patent or a series of patents. Fraudulently delaying the issuance of a patent could lead External link to document
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