The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has invalidated the patent on a cancer drug owned by Aventis Pharma S.A. and Sanofi-Aventis U.S. LLC. In so doing, the appeals court affirmed a finding of inequitable conduct, applying for the first time the tougher standards of proof it announced last May.
Federal Circuit finds inequitable conduct, applying its own tougher standards
The National Law Journal
April 10, 2012
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