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French Healthtech in the Covid crisis: when strategic issues lead to growth
The strategic challenges of the French Healthtech sector - health, innovation, sovereignty - are undeniably its best assets for growth. How did this sector thwart the predictions during the Covid crisis and how did it find its financing? French Healthtech raised more venture capital funds in the first half of 2020 than in 2019: showing agility in its search for funding[1] Despite the absence of IPOs on Euronext in this sector for the past year, stock markets have not weakened...
October 13, 2020
6 min read
Increased Leeway for Cooperation between Pharma and...
Competition rules are aimed at safeguarding healthy competition...
April 9, 2020
7 min read
German Constitutional Court declares the vote on the...
Today the German Constitutional Court (Bundesverfassungsgericht)...
March 20, 2020
5 min read
SPCs For Second Medical Use Products – Is There an...
Over the years, pharmaceutical companies have obtained Supplementary...
February 24, 2020
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Badmouthing Your Competitor’s Products: When Does Denigration Become an Antitrust Issue?
Over the past decade, different competition authorities across Europe have begun to identify and pursue...
February 20, 2020
25 min read
The US/China Trade Agreement: what could it mean for the Pharma Industry?
Following a long period of negotiation, Phase I of the US-China Trade Agreement was published on 15 January...
February 6, 2020
5 min read
The English Patents Court examines the law on enablement in the context of lack of novelty based on both prior publication and prior use.
Earlier this year (17 July 2019) in Takeda UK Limited v F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG Mr Justice Colin Birss...
November 19, 2019
5 min read
Are German Courts the “Spoilsport” of the “Divisional Game” when it comes to Preliminary Injunction Requests?
If a patentee undertakes actions with respect to a patent of the same patent family (e.g. waiving the...
November 4, 2019
4 min read
German Federal Patent Court denies request for preliminary grant of a compulsory license – Where do we go from here?
As recently as 2016 the German Federal Patent Court handed down the landmark decision on Isentress®...
February 7, 2019
6 min read
Pemetrexed: Italian Court reversed the first instance decision ordering a PI on the basis of Eli Lilly’s patent
  In the case Fresenius Kabi Oncology Plc and other v Eli Lilly and Company and other, by decision...
December 11, 2018
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