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Litigation Details for Skelaxin (Metaxalone) Antitrust Litigation (E.D. Tenn. 2012)

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Skelaxin (Metaxalone) Antitrust Litigation (E.D. Tenn. 2012)

Docket   Start Trial Date Filed 2012-05-17
Court District Court, E.D. Tennessee Date Terminated
Cause 15:1 Antitrust Litigation Assigned To Curtis Lynn Collier
Jury Demand Both Referred To Magistrate Judge William B Car
Parties ALLIED SERVICES DIVISION WELFARE FUND; BIDWELL PHARMACY & MEDICAL SUPPLY, INC.; BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF TENNESSEE, INC.; CARLOS A PARALITICCI; HEB GROCERY CO. L.P.; JOHNSON'S VILLAGE PHARMACY, INC.; KING PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.; KNIGHT PHARMACY; LOUISIANA HEALTH SERVICE INDEMNITY COMPANY; MEIJER DISTRIBUTION, INC.; MEIJER, INC.; MUTUAL PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY, INC.; PAINTERS DISTRICT COUNCIL NO. 30 HEALTH & WELFARE FUND; PIRELLI ARMSTRONG RETIREE MEDICAL BENEFITS TRUST; PLUMBERS & PIPEFITTERS LOCAL 572 HEALTH & WELFARE FUND; PROFESSIONAL DRUG COMPANY, INC; ROCHESTER DRUG CO-OPERATIVE, INC.; RUSSELL'S MR. DISCOUNT DRUGS, INC.; SAFEWAY INC.; SKELAXIN (METAXALONE) ANTITRUST LITIGATION; STEPHEN L. LAFRANCE HOLDINGS, INC.; STEPHEN L. LAFRANCE PHARMACY, INC.; SUPERVALU INC.; THE KROGER CO.; UNITED FOOD AND COMMERCIAL WORKERS UNION AND MIDWEST HEALTH BENEFITS FUND; WALGREEN CO.
Patents 6,407,128; 6,683,102; 7,122,566
Attorneys Andrew Coyne Curley; Arthur N Bailey; Arthur Sadin; Aubrey B Harwell , Jr; Barry S. Taus; Brandon L. Goodman; Brent W Landau; C Celeste Creswell; C Mark Warren; Charles F Barrett; Christopher M Burke; David Baylis Franco; David S Nalven; David Wilson Garrison; Dianne M. Nast; Don Barrett; Douglas R Plymale; Erin C. Burns; Fred S Longer; Gary E Brewer; Gerald D Neenan; Gordon Ball; J. Gerard Stranch , IV; James Cecchi; James G Stranch , III; James J Rodgers; James R Dugan , II; Jeffrey Howard Gibson; Joe P Leniski; John D. Radice; John M Griffin; John P Bjork; Jonathan D Karmel; Joseph M Vanek; Joseph P Guglielmo; Judith S Scolnick; Justin N Boley; Karin Garvey; Keith D Stewart; Lauren G Barnes; Linda P Nussbaum; Louis C. Ricciardi; Luis E Minana; Mark M Sandmann; Marvin A Miller; Meghan C Dougherty; Michael A Anderson; Michael D Hausfeld; Michael J Klisch; Paul Costa; Robert A. Limbacher; Robert L Bowman; Robert T Cahill; Roberta D Liebenberg; Saul Morgenstern; Scott E Perwin; Thomas C Jessee; Tiffany R Reeves; William G Colvin; Zachary H Greene
Firms Arthur N. Bailey & Associates; Berger & Montague Pc; Branstetter Stranch & Jennings PLLC; Brewer & Terry, PC; Carella, Byrne, Bain, Gilfillan, Cecchi, Stewart & Olstein; Charles F. Barrett, PC; Cooley LLP; Cooley LLP Washington; Fine Kaplan and Black, RPC; Gibson & Sharps; Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP; Hausfeld LLP; Jacobs, Burns, Orlove & Hernandez; James J Rodgers; Karmel Law Firm; Kaye Scholer, LLP-NY; Levin Fishbein Sedran & Berman; Luis E. Minana & Associates LLC; Miller & Martin, PLLC (Chattanooga); Neal & Harwell, PLC; Patrick, Beard, Schulman & Jacoway, PC; Sadin Law Firm, P.C.; Stewart Dupree, PA; Taus, Cebulash & Landau, LLP; Vanek, Vickers & Masini, P.C.; Warren & Griffin; Warren and Griffin, PC; Wexler Wallace; William G. Colvin PLLC
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Details for Skelaxin (Metaxalone) Antitrust Litigation (E.D. Tenn. 2012)

Date Filed Document No. Description Snippet Link To Document
2013-05-20 200 Memorandum & Opinion In June 2002, the PTO issued patent number 6,407,128 (the “‘128 patent”) with respect to the findings…Skelaxin. The patent on the active ingredient metaxalone (patent number 3,062,827 or the “‘827 patent”), which…rights to the ‘128 patent and the patent application for what would become the ‘102 patent (DPP Compl. ¶¶…give notice to the patent holder. Id. (citing 21 U.S.C. § 355(j)(2)(B)). The patent holder has the option…time the court hearing the patent infringement case finds that the patent is invalid or not infringed External link to document
2014-01-08 488 Exhibit 2 to Declaration 26. “Patents” means U.S. Patent No. 6,407,128, U.S. Patent No. 6,683,102, and U.S. Patent No. 7,122,566…,122,566. 27. “PTO” means the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. 28. “Proposed External link to document
2013-01-04 85 Memorandum in Support of Motion States Patent and Trademark Office (“PTO”) issued U.S. Patent No. 6,407,128 (“the ’128 Patent”) in June…concealed in any way. A patent, the Orange Book listings of patents,20 and patent litigation records21 …Alleged Sham Patent Infringement Litigations and Unlawful Listing of Patents in the Orange… A. The Sandoz Patent Litigation and the ’102 Patent Case Were Not …also required to include the patent numbers and expiration dates of any patent (1) which claims the drug External link to document
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