3rd Circ. Pay-For-Delay Ruling Opens Door To High Court

By Melissa Lipman (July 16, 2012, 7:50 PM EDT) -- The Third Circuit ruled Monday that payments from pharmaceutical makers to generics companies to settle patent litigation are evidence that a deal might violate federal antitrust law, rejecting the more lenient standard applied by other circuits and creating an opening for the long-simmering pay-for-delay debate to reach the U.S. Supreme Court....

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