Bausch Lobs IP Suit At Mylan Over Planned Trulance Generic

Law360 (April 30, 2021, 4:00 PM EDT) -- Bausch has hit Mylan Laboratories Ltd., Agila Specialties Inc. and Viatris Inc. with a suit in Delaware federal court accusing the companies of infringing eight patents on its gastrointestinal medicine Trulance with planned generics.

In a suit filed Thursday, Bausch Health Ireland Ltd. and Salix Pharmaceuticals Inc. allege that Mylan, Agila and Viatris plan to market and sell generic plecanatide oral tablets prior to the patents' expirations. The complaint came just more than a week after Bausch filed a nearly identical infringement suit against MSN Laboratories over the same patents in New Jersey federal court.

According to the suit, Mylan, Agila...

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