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Litigation Details for Purdue Pharma Products LP v. Par Pharmaceuticals Inc. (D. Del. 2007)

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Purdue Pharma Products LP v. Par Pharmaceuticals Inc. (D. Del. 2007)

Docket   Start Trial Date Filed 2007-05-09
Court District Court, D. Delaware Date Terminated 2009-08-14
Cause 35:271 Patent Infringement Assigned To Kent A. Jordan
Jury Demand None Referred To
Patents 4,389,393; 5,202,128; 5,266,331; 5,591,452; 5,708,011; 5,859,021; 6,254,887; 7,074,430
Attorneys Aaron F. Barkoff; Anna Brandl; Daniel G. Brown; Edgar H. Haug; Frederick L. Cottrell , III; Jack B. Blumenfeld; Mary W. Bourke; Nicole W. Stafford; Richard D. Kirk; Robert E. Colletti; Rodger Dallery Smith , II; Stephen M. Ferguson; Steven J. Fineman
Firms Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP; Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell; Richards, Layton & Finger, PA; Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
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Small Molecule Drugs cited in Purdue Pharma Products LP v. Par Pharmaceuticals Inc.
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Details for Purdue Pharma Products LP v. Par Pharmaceuticals Inc. (D. Del. 2007)

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2007-05-09 1 Complaint . .. . 424/38 0338383 10/1989 (h.},) A61w9/54 4,389,393 ()/1983 Schor et ul. . 424/19 , , ., , 4421736…ACTION 1. This is an action for patent infringement arising under the patent laws of the United States, …States patent, including all right to sue and to recover for past infringement thereof, which patent is …United States Patent No. 6,254,887, entitled “CONTROLLED RELEASE TRAMADOL” (“the‘887 patent”), a copy of…, alleging that the ‘887 patent, listed in the FDA’s Orange Book as a patent covering the drug Ultram® External link to document
2008-05-01 124 Answer to Counterclaim described in the ‘887 patent and in U.S. Patent No. 5,591,452 (the “‘452 patent”). Except as expressly…European Patent Office in opposition to European Patent No. 624,366 (“the European ‘366 patent”). The …have been the assignees of U.S. Patent No. 6,254,887 (the “‘887 patent”). Except as expressly admitted…have been the assignees of U.S. Patent No. 7,074,430 (“the ‘430 patent”). Except as expressly admitted…. have been the assignees of the ‘887 patent and the ‘452 patent. Except as expressly admitted, Plaintiffs External link to document
2008-06-13 157 Claim Construction Opening Brief application issued as U.S. Patent No. 5,591,452 (“‘452 patent”). The ‘887 patent in suit is a divisional… of U.S. Patents Nos. 6,254,887 (“‘887 patent”) (Whitney Ex.1 1) and 7,074,430 (“‘430 patent”) (Whitney…claims of the patent, the Court considers the literal language of the claims, the patent specification… The ‘887 patent is titled “Controlled Release Tramadol” and the ‘430 patent is titled “Controlled…31 of the ‘887 patent and claims 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15 of the ‘430 patent. Claim 1 of each External link to document
2008-06-24 169 Redacted Document 1 U.S. Patent Nos. 6,254,887 (“the ’887 patent”) and 7,074,430 (“the ’430 patent”) (collectively…marketed, infringe the ’887 patent or the ’430 patent, and Whether these patents are valid and enforceable…The ’887 patent and the ’430 patent are classic life-cycle management, “line extension” patents concerning…Terms in the ’887 Patent and ’430 Patent The limitations in claim l of the ’887 patent and claim 1 of the…specification of the ’887 patent or ’430 patent, but the prosecution history of the ’887 patent is informative It External link to document
2008-06-26 172 Reply Brief factor.2 The patent in suit, U.S. Patent 6,254,887 (the ‘887 patent) is entitled to the benefit…entitled to a patent unless (a) the invention was known or used by others in this country, or patented or described…applicant for patent. Sections 104 and 101(g) now permit owners and applicants for US patents to rely on…has its own U.S. Patent on a sustained release tramadol product, U.S. Patent 5,601,842, but it… years after the ‘887 patent was filed and even after the ‘887 patent issued on July 31 External link to document
2008-08-08 201 Opening Brief in Support The patents at issue in this case, U.S. Patent Nos. 6,254,887 B1 (“the ’887 patent”) and 7,074,430… Corresponding Issued Patent U.S. Patent No. 5,580,578” (Ex. A at 13); … Prosecution of the ’887 Patent and the ’430 Patent” (id. at 21); and 2 “Ex. _…Prosecution of the ’887 Patent and the ’430 Patent” (id. at 68). Although…-20, 22-27, 29-32 of the ’887 patent and claims 1-17 of the ’430 patent under 35 U. External link to document
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