TITLE

Bird & Bird secures patent win against SKB for client Synthon

AUTHOR(S)
Morris, Helen
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;10/31/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 42, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that law firm Bird & Bird has won a major House of Lords victory for Dutch pharmaceutical company Synthon Pharmaceuticals Ltd. against SmithKline Beecham Corp. (SKB) in Great Britain. Involvement of the validity of a patent for the compound paroxetine mesylate in the case; Confirmation of the House of Lords on the invalidity of the patent number owned by SKB; Details of the case.
ACCESSION #
18802390

 

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