6 Key Takeaways From High Court's Big Biosimilar Ruling

By Jeff Overley (June 12, 2017, 9:45 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court delivered a smashing win for the youthful biosimilars industry by swatting away efforts to delay the lower-cost medicines, and its ruling teed up new battles for lower courts and maybe even Congress, attorneys say. Here are six key takeaways from Monday's ruling.

Early Notice Matches Law's Likely Intent

Monday's decision was nominally about a dispute between Amgen Inc. and Sandoz Inc., but it was mostly about setting rules for the whole biosimilars world. The decision's biggest headline was its conclusion that biosimilar makers need not wait for approval before supplying 180-day notice of sales under the Biologics...

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