Lupin Settles With Apotex Over Cholesterol Drug Patents

Law360, New York (July 14, 2011, 8:06 PM EDT) -- Lupin Atlantis Holdings SA settled with Apotex Inc., Apotex Corp. and Ethypharm SA on Thursday in a patent suit in New York in which Lupin sought to block the manufacture of a generic version of cholesterol drug Antara.

U.S. District Judge Jed S. Rakoff signed off on the settlement Thursday, two days after the parties filed a stipulation of dismissal notifying the court that an agreement had been reached. Settlement details were unavailable.

The settlement is the second among Lupin's patent suits over fenofibrate, the active...
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