Schering Sues Sun, Caraco Over New Clarinex Patent

Law360, New York (November 18, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Schering Corp. has accused Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. and Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd. of infringing its latest Clarinex patent more than two years after filing its original lawsuit seeking to block the two drug companies from producing a generic version of the blockbuster allergy treatment.

The complaint, filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, alleges that Mumbai, India-based Sun — along with Detroit-based Caraco, Sun's "agent and alter ego" — infringed one of Schering's patents by amending its 2006 abbreviated...
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