Mylan Fights FDA On Teva's Provigil Market Rights

Law360, Washington (April 18, 2012, 6:14 PM EDT) -- Mylan Inc. asked a federal judge Wednesday to block the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's decision giving Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc. 180-day exclusivity to market a generic version of Provigil, arguing Teva and its affiliate Cephalon Inc. had worked together to stymie generic competition of the Cephalon sleep disorder drug.

Mylan is requesting a preliminary injunction in the case to halt an FDA decision giving Teva exclusive rights to market a generic version of Provigil, or modafinil, despite Mylan's 2002 abbreviated new drug application for a...
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