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Litigation Details for Abbott Laboratories v. Sandoz, Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2005)

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Abbott Laboratories v. Sandoz, Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2005)

Docket   Start Trial Date Filed 2005-09-16
Court District Court, N.D. Illinois Date Terminated 2010-06-24
Cause 28:2201 Injunction Assigned To Richard A. Posner
Jury Demand Defendant Referred To
Parties ABBOTT LABORATORIES; ABBOTT LABORATORIES, INC.; ABBOTT PHARMACEUTICALS PR LTD.; LORD, BISSELL & BROOK LLP; SANDOZ, INC.
Patents 4,389,393; 6,010,718; 6,068,859; 6,268,489; 6,551,616
Attorneys Alan B Clement; Andrea Weiss Jeffries; Andrew Winston Song; David B Abramowitz; Genevieve A. Cox; James T Peterka; Jason Andrew Rantanen; Jeffrey Ira Weinberger; Jennifer L. Polse; Keith D. Parr; Kevin Michael Nelson; Michael Alan Flomenhoft; Myoka Kim Goodin; R. Mark McCareins; Scott B. Feder; Ted G Dane; Todd Jay Ehlman
Firms Locke Lord Bissell and Liddell LLP
Link to Docket External link to docket
Small Molecule Drugs cited in Abbott Laboratories v. Sandoz, Inc.
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Details for Abbott Laboratories v. Sandoz, Inc. (N.D. Ill. 2005)

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2006-12-15 224 memorandum opinion and order Abbott’s U.S. Patent Nos. 6,010,718 (the “‘718 patent”), 6,551,616 (the “‘616 patent”) and 6,827,407… -1- patents. Each of these patents pertains to Abbott’s branded antibiotic…Abbott was issued two formulation patents (the ‘616 and the ‘718 patents) on an extended release formulation…upon the ‘718 patent. Id. at 1333. However, Teva raised the defense that Abbott’s ‘718 patent claims 2, …6,827,407 (the “‘407 patent”) relating to its Biaxin XL product. For purposes of this motion, however, only External link to document
2007-04-16 302 memorandum opinion and order Abbott’s U.S. Patent Nos. 6,010,718 (the “‘718 patent”), 6,551,616 (the “‘616 patent”) and 6,872,407… U.S. Pat. No. 6,010,718, at 3:53-55. “Taste profile,” a related term which the patent specifications …are substantially equal in value...”3 U.S. Patent No. 6,010,718 col.11:l.18-19 (filed Apr. 11, 1997). Abbott…conventional manner.” U.S. Pat. No. 6,010,718, at col. 3:ll. 34-39. The patent specification further states …the ‘718 patent are disclosed in the ‘571 patent, the specific PK limitations of the ‘718 patent are not External link to document
2007-05-24 352 memorandum opinion and order Abbott’s U.S. Patent Nos. 6,010,718 (the “‘718 patent”), 6,551,616 (the “‘616 patent”) and 6,872,407…718 Patent The Supreme Court recently clarified the standard for determining when a patent that…azithromycin because the ‘190 patent did not disclose the PK profile of the ‘718 patent. Sandoz repeats…Validity of Claim 6 of the ‘718 Patent and Claim 2 of the ‘616 Patent As discussed earlier, the…allegedly invalid patents or the extension of monopoly pricing by means of invalid patents over the distribution External link to document
2007-05-30 371 al. in U.S. Patent No. 4,389,393 describe sustained release therapeutic compositions…release is known. Christenson - et -al. in U.S. Patent 3,065,143 disclose the use of certain hydrophilic…preparation of sustained release tablets. Hill in U.S. Patent 3,458,622 describes the preparation of sustained… al. in U.S. Patent No. 4,252,786 describe a controlled release tablet…September 2005 24 June 2010 1:05-cv-05373 Patent Defendant District Court, N.D External link to document
2007-12-04 453 memorandum opinion and order Abbott’s U.S. Patent Nos. 6,010,718 (the “‘718 patent”), 6,551,616 (the “‘616 patent”) and 6,872,407…the ‘407 patent and Abbott has dismissed its claim that Sandoz’s infringement of the ‘616 patent was willful…alleged infringement of the ‘718 patent (as well as the ‘616 and ‘407 patents). Ranbaxy Lab. Ltd. v. Abbott…constitute infringement of a valid patent. 497 F.3d at 1371. In the area of patent infringement, a showing of…believe the ‘718 patent was invalid. Abbott is correct that case law instructs patent infringement is External link to document
2007-12-04 455 memorandum opinion and order Abbott’s U.S. Patent Nos. 6,010,718 (the “‘718 patent”), 6,551,616 (the “‘616 patent”) and 6,872,407…the erythromycin derivative. U.S. Patent No. 6,010,718 col.11 ll.28-38 (filed Apr. 11, 1997). …conventional manner.” U.S. Pat. No. 6,010,718, at col. 3:ll. 34-39. The patent specification further states …411 patent was different from the ‘718 patent. Thus, the statement was relevant to patentability because…the ‘407 patent and Abbott has dismissed its claim that Sandoz’s infringement of the ‘616 patent was willful External link to document
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