Judges Warn Drug IP Attys To Dial Back Legal Maneuvers

Law360, New York (July 19, 2013, 6:12 PM EDT) -- Federal judges are fed up with drug-industry attorneys filing pointless paperwork amid a big backlog of patent suits, top lawyers heard at a two-day gathering in New York.

The annoyance came straight from the mouths of three federal judges during sessions that also delved into looming personal injury litigation for the generics sector and legal strategies for generic-drug makers to fight obstruction by their brand-name counterparts.

Here, a look at three big takeaways from the American Conference Institute’s inaugural Legal and Regulatory Summit on Generic Drugs, held...
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