Intellectual Property Patents

  • Should the government be blamed for EpiPen price hike?

    David Martin, M-CAM Founder, discusses the EpiPen pricing saga and his view that the patent office gave Mylan an unjustified monopoly on the drug.

  • Trolling the trolls

    CNBC’s Jane Wells has the latest on the indie film 'The Trolls' and how it mocks tech patent trolls.

  • Would Clinton hurt or help drug prices?

    Scott Gottlieb AEI resident fellow, and Sam Waksal, Kadmon Corporation, discuss whether regulations will impede innovation in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 24- Pharmaceutical company Mylan NV has won a round in its fight with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd at the U.S. Teva sells Copaxone based on patents licensed from Yeda Research& Development Co Ltd.. It said that IMS Health estimates sales of the drug to be $3.3 billion annually.

  • Teva drug patent invalidated by US regulator

    Shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries are plunging, as U.S. patent offices invalidated their drug patent. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports.

  • WELLINGTON, Aug 18- ResMed Inc said on Thursday it has filed legal action to stop the alleged infringement of its patented technology by New Zealand- based medical device manufacturer Fisher& Paykel Healthcare. ResMed said in a statement it filed legal action with the U.S. International Trade Commission and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of...

  • Aug 17- Johnson& Johnson said a U.S. court had held its patent for autoimmune drug Remicade invalid, ruling in favor of two companies seeking to bring a cheaper version of the blockbuster drug to market. Remicade, J&J's biggest product, had $6.6 billion in sales last year. "Assuming biosimilar competition, we think Remicade revenues will decline by just over $1...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 4- Apple Inc deserved the hundreds of millions of dollars in damages Samsung Electronics Co Ltd paid for infringing patented designs of the iPhone because the product's distinctive look drives people to purchase it, a group of design industry professionals told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday. They include famous fashion names Calvin Klein,...

  • NEW YORK/ ZURICH, Aug 2- Swiss digital TV security company Kudelski on Tuesday reached a settlement with Apple Inc, ending a patent dispute in the United States and Europe and removing a threat to Apple's video streaming features in devices sold in Germany. Kudelski's stock traded up 1.5 percent on the Swiss Stock Exchange. Apple was down 1.5 percent in New York...

  • Aug 1- A federal judge has thrown out a verdict requiring Apple Inc to pay VirnetX Holding Corp $625.6 million for infringing four patents relating to Internet security technology, causing VirnetX's share price to plunge. VirnetX shares were down $1.93, or 44.6 percent, at $2.40 in Monday morning trading, after earlier falling to $2.14. District Judge Robert...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 29- Apple Inc on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to clear the way for the iPhone maker to secure hundreds of millions in damages from Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in a case over smartphone design patents. Apple said there was no need for the Supreme Court to send the case back to a lower court for further proceedings. Its efforts were partially...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 29- Apple Inc on Friday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to rule against Samsung Electronics Co Ltd over whether Apple should receive damages in a case about smartphone design patents. Apple said there was no need for the Supreme Court to send the case back to a lower court for further proceedings. Its efforts were partially rewarded in May 2015, when...

  • SEOUL/ HONG KONG, July 22- Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it sued Huawei Technologies Co Ltd for patent infringements through multiple courts in China, escalating a legal conflict between the smartphone rivals. The South Korean firm sued Huawei in a Beijing court about two weeks ago for allegedly infringing six of its patents, a spokeswoman...

  • SEOUL/ HONG KONG, July 22- Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it sued Huawei Technologies Co Ltd for patent infringements through multiple courts in China, escalating a legal conflict between the smartphone rivals. The South Korean firm sued Huawei in a Beijing court about two weeks ago for allegedly infringing six of its patents, a spokeswoman...

  • SEOUL, July 22- Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it sued Huawei Technologies Co Ltd for patent infringements through multiple courts in China, escalating a legal conflict between the smartphone rivals. The South Korean firm sued Huawei in a Beijing court about two weeks ago for allegedly infringing six of its patents, a spokeswoman said.

  • SEOUL, July 22- Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it sued smartphone rival Huawei Technologies Co Ltd for patent infringements through multiple courts in China, escalating a legal conflict between the two companies. The South Korean firm sued Huawei in a Beijing court for allegedly infringing six of its patents, a spokeswoman said.

  • In a complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Portland, Oregon, Adidas said Skechers willfully infringed two patents related to Springblade, a three-year-old design whose midsole includes blades meant to help propel runners forward. Adidas accused Skechers of developing its Mega Flex shoes, including Mega Blade 2.0 and Mega Blade 3.0, as "takedowns" that copy...

  • This Day in History, (DATE HERE)

    Among the events that happened on this day in history, the first Wall Street Journal was published, and the patent for “Twister” was issued.

  • June 30- Medical device maker NuVasive Inc will pay rival Medtronic Plc $45 million to settle a longstanding patent fight related to spinal surgery technology, NuVasive said on Thursday. The patent fight included a couple of rounds at a federal appeals court and a brief trip to the U.S. Supreme Court. It began when Warsaw Orthopedic Inc, a subsidiary of Dublin-...

  • NEW YORK, June 27- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid to review a legal fight over the cancellation of a patent on a less-risky form of prenatal testing, in a case that has left many companies and trade groups worried that important discoveries may no longer qualify for patents. The decision by the Supreme Court leaves intact a ruling by a federal court to...