U.S. Decision Won't End Other Genentech-Sanofi Arbitration

Serebrov, Mari
May 2013
BioWorld Today;5/14/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 92, p1
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to uphold a district court decision denying injunction to foreign arbitration on Genentech's terminated licensing contract for DNA enhancers used to make Rituxan. The district court ruled that Rituxan and Avastin did not infringe Sanofi's patents. The federal court said the infringement suit involves U.S. patent law, but the licensing contract is subject to German law and international arbitration.


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