Teva, Mylan Reach Deal Ending MS Drug Litigation In Europe

Law360, New York (November 25, 2013, 2:39 PM EST) -- Mylan Inc. and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. announced Monday that they have reached a confidential agreement to settle patent litigation over Teva's multiple sclerosis drug Copaxone in three European courts.

The deal brings to an end the companies' court battles in France, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands, in which Teva sought rulings that Mylan would infringe European Patent Number 0,762,888 with its planned generic version of Copaxone, and Mylan attempted to invalidate the patent.

“Teva Pharmaceutical Industries and Mylan Inc. today announce that certain of their affiliates...
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