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Intellectual Property Patents

  • In an October 2014 lawsuit, Amgen had sought to stop Paris- based Sanofi and Tarrytown, New York- based Regeneron from selling Praluent, a drug intended to lower bad LDL cholesterol by blocking a protein known as PCSK9. Amgen makes a rival drug called Repatha, and it said Praluent infringed the Thousand Oaks, California- based company's patents related to the...

  • In an October 2014 lawsuit, Amgen had sought to stop Paris- based Sanofi and Tarrytown, New York- based Regeneron from selling Praluent, a drug intended to lower bad LDL cholesterol by blocking a protein known as PCSK9. Amgen makes a rival drug called Repatha, and it said Praluent infringed the Thousand Oaks, California- based company's patents related to the...

  • HELSINKI/ BELGRADE, Dec 22- Nokia shares fell by nearly 5 percent on Thursday in Helsinki as analysts warned a legal battle with Apple could delay for years royalty payments that are vital to shoring up the Finnish company's profits. After several years of negotiations trying to reach agreement to cover Apple's use of these patents, we are now taking action to...

  • HELSINKI/ BELGRADE, Dec 22- Nokia shares fell more than 4 percent on Thursday as analysts warned a legal battle with Apple could delay for years royalty payments that are vital to shoring up the Finnish company's profits. But because of the dispute, it could take years to reach a new contract, and royalties will likely come retrospective one-time payments, "said...

  • HELSINKI/ BELGRADE, Dec 22- Nokia shares fell more than 4 percent on Thursday as analysts warned a legal battle with Apple could delay for years royalty payments that are vital to shoring up the Finnish company's profits. But because of the dispute, it could take years to reach a new contract, and royalties will likely come retrospective one-time payments, "said...

  • BELGRADE/ HELSINKI, Dec 21- Nokia Corp said on Wednesday it had filed a number of lawsuits against Apple Inc for violating 32 technology patents, striking back at the iPhone maker's legal action targeting the one-time cellphone industry leader a day earlier. Nokia's lawsuits, filed in courts in Dusseldorf, Mannheim and Munich, Germany, and the U.S. District Court...

  • BELGRADE/ HELSINKI, Dec 21- Nokia Corp said on Wednesday it had filed a number of lawsuits against Apple Inc for violating 32 technology patents, striking back at the iPhone maker's legal action targeting the one-time cellphone industry leader a day earlier. Nokia's lawsuits, filed in courts in Dusseldorf, Mannheim and Munich, Germany, and the U.S. District Court...

  • HELSINKI/ SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 21- Nokia Corp said on Wednesday it had filed a number of lawsuits against Apple Inc for violating 32 technology patents. The lawsuits, filed in courts in Dusseldorf, Mannheim and Munich, Germany and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, cover patents for displays, user interfaces, software, antennas, chipsets and...

  • RPT-NOKIA CORP- FILED A NUMBER OF COMPLAINTS AGAINST APPLE IN GERMANY AND U.S., ALLEGING THAT APPLE PRODUCTS INFRINGE A NUMBER OF NOKIA PATENTS.

  • RPT-NOKIA SUES APPLE IN EUROPE AND THE US FOR INFRINGEMENT OF NOKIA PATENTS.

  • Merck awarded $2.54B in patent suit against Gilead

    The pharmaceutical company wins its hepatitis C drug trial against Gilead Sciences.

  • Harvoni

    Merck was awarded $2.54 billion in royalties by a jury in a patent lawsuit against Gilead Sciences over Gilead's hepatitis C drugs.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 14- A U.S. jury on Wednesday handed Arista Networks Inc a major win in a wide-ranging legal battle against Cisco Systems Inc, ruling that Arista owed no damages over Cisco's claims of copyright infringement. The jurors in federal court in San Jose, California also found that Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent. The verdict is the latest in...

  • The justices said they will hear an appeal by beverage flavoring company TC Heartland LLC to have a patent infringement suit brought against it by food company Kraft Heinz Co moved from federal court in Delaware, where it was filed, to Heartland's home base in Indiana. Pittsburgh- based Kraft, which makes the MiO brand of liquid water enhancers, sued in Delaware in...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 14- A U.S. jury on Wednesday handed Arista Networks Inc a major win in a wide-ranging legal battle against Cisco Systems Inc, ruling that Arista owed no damages over Cisco's claims of copyright infringement. The jury in a San Jose, California federal court also found that Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent, a Cisco spokesperson said.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 14- A U.S. jury on Wednesday handed Arista Networks Inc a major win in a wide-ranging legal battle against Cisco Systems Inc, ruling that Arista owed no damages over Cisco's claims of copyright infringement. The jury in a San Jose, California federal court also found that Arista did not infringe a Cisco patent, a Cisco spokesperson said.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 9- Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems Inc's network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another win in a sprawling legal battle over patents between the two companies. The judge, MaryJoan McNamara of the U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington, said...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 9- Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems' network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another win in a sprawling legal battle over patents between the two companies. The judge, MaryJoan McNamara of the U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington, said that...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 9- Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems' network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another win in a sprawling legal battle over patents between the two companies. The judge, MaryJoan McNamara of the U.S. International Trade Commission in Washington, said that...

  • TRADE JUDGE RULES THAT ARISTA NETWORKS INFRINGED TWO CISCO SYSTEMS PATENTS.