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SSJR Successfully Appeals Rejection of Patent Application Directed to a Device for Cleaning the Flexible Hollow Shaft of a Medical Instrument


SSJR’s attorneys have successfully appealed the rejection of a patent application directed to a device for cleaning the flexible hollow shaft of a medical instrument. Shortly after conducting an oral hearing, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board issued a Decision on Appeal reversing all rejections issued by the Examiner. Issuance […]

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December 31, 2013 by in General

Appeals Court Affirms SSJR Trial Victory for Apotex Invalidating AstraZeneca Budesonide Patent


The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued an opinion affirming the invalidity of U.S. Patent No. 6,598,603 directed to once-a-day use of nebulized budesonide that covers AstraZeneca’s Pulmicort® Respules product. The opinion affirmed the ruling secured by SSJR in the trial court that the ‘603 patent was […]

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October 30, 2013 by in General

Settlement And Dismissal of Patent Infringement Case Secured For SSJR Client Lupin


SSJR is pleased to report a successful settlement of a Hatch-Waxman patent infringement case for its clients Lupin Ltd. and Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc (“Lupin”). The case was initiated in July 2011 by Alcon Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and Alcon Research, Ltd. (“Alcon”) in the United States District Court for the District of […]

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October 8, 2013 by in General