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European Court of Justice Paroxetine Ruling Provides Guidance on Patent Settlement...

Jan Blockx (University of Antwerp)1 Introduction Twelve years ago, on January 15, 2008, the European Commission used its power to conduct unannounced inspections in a sector...

US: Celgene settles class action for $55M

US biotech company Celgene has agreed to pay a US$55 million settlement after it was accused of illegally maintaining a monopoly over the market...
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US: Roche extends Spark buyout deadline

Roche and Spark Therapeutics’ road to a US$4.3 billion merger has been a rocky one, with various delays pushing the long-gestating agreement back four...

What the Servier judgment teaches us about market definition under...

February 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: What the Servier judgment1 teaches us about market definition under...

Excessive Pricing in Pharmaceutical Markets

January 2019 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) & Juan Delgado (Global Economics Group) presents: Excessive Pricing in Pharmaceutical Markets By Pedro Caro de Sousa (OECD)1 Introduction This...

US: California AG sues Abbvie for illegal kickbacks

Pharmaceutical company Abbvie had its shares drop about 3% last week after California’s insurance commissioner Dave Jones sued the company, alleging Abbvie has been...

US: Pay-for-delay lawsuit settled for US$270m

Endo International Plc, Teva Pharmaceuticals and Teikoku Seijaku have agreed to pay a cumulative US$270.8 million to resolve class action lawsuits alleging Endo paid...

Innovation and the Firm: A New Synthesis

Posted by Social Science Research Network Innovation and the Firm: A New Synthesis By Peter Lee (University of California) Abstract:       Recent scholarship highlights the...

EU: Commission objects to Teva-Cephalon “pay-for-delay”

The European Commission has informed pharmaceutical company Teva of its preliminary view that an agreement concluded with Cephalon was in breach of EU antitrust...

US: West Virginia joins multi-state price fixing law suit

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey joined a multistate lawsuit alleging antitrust violations involving an antibiotic, an oral diabetes medication and six generic drug...

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