Legal Action in Patent Dispute against Pfizer and BioNTech to Stay
shot by IP News Shots / 7:02 pm on 06 May, 2021
The US District Court for the Southern District of California has rejected an appeal by Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE to dismiss a patent case brought by Allele Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals Inc. The pharma companies had urged the court to dismiss the case under the safe harbour provision of the Hatch-Waxman Act but the court found that the patent-protected protein belonging to Allele cannot be covered under the provision.
Read More at: https://www.law360.com/california/articles/1381605/pfizer-loses-bid-to-toss-covid-19-vaccine-ip-case-
Industry: Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals