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October 2014: Product Liability Update

Some Courts Loosening Restrictions on Punitive Damages. The 1990s and 2000s saw many developments 9 restricting the frequency and size of punitive damages awards in tort litigation, including both state tort-reform...more

Takeda Pharm. Co., Ltd. v. Mylan Inc.

Nature of the Case and Issue(s) Presented: The issue here concerns whether the owner of a pharmaceutical patent may simultaneously assert a claim for infringement under § 271(e)(2), and a claim pursuant to the Declaratory...more

Court Report - October 2014 #2

About Court Report: Each week we will report briefly on recently filed biotech and pharma cases. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. et al. v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. et al. 1:14-cv-00167; filed October 7, 2014 in the...more

Supreme Court Declines to Opine on Circuit Split Over Rule 9(b) Pleading Requirements for FCA Claims

On March 31, 2014, in U.S. ex rel. Nathan v. Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, the Supreme Court of the United States declined to review a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit upholding a district...more

Takeda Pharma. Co. Ltd. v. Zydus Pharmas. USA, Inc. (Fed Cir)

Case Name: Takeda Pharma. Co. Ltd. v. Zydus Pharmas. USA, Inc., No. 2013-1406, 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 3072 (Fed. Cir. Feb. 20, 2014) (Circuit Judges Prost, Plager, and Chen presiding; Opinion by Prost, J.) (appeal from D.N.J.,...more

Government Recommends Supreme Court NOT Hear Takeda Case

The U.S. Solicitor General has asked the Supreme Court not to hear an appeal in a False Claims Act (“FCA”) case against Takeda North America Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The Fourth Circuit had dismissed the case because the...more

Fourth Circuit Holds False Claims Act Relators to Strict Pleading Standard: Ruling Will Be Particularly Useful in Defending...

On January 11, 2013, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit issued an opinion reaffirming the requirement that False Claims Act relators plead presentment of a false claim with particularity. United States...more

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