Search Results: Intellectual Property Litigation

Acorda Therapeutics Inc. and Alkermes Pharma Ireland Limited v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. Amicus Brief

Goodwin filed an amicus brief on behalf of its client, Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., in this precedent-setting personal jurisdiction case. Goodwin lawyers argued (and the Federal Circuit ultimately held) that specific personal jurisdiction exists in patent-litigation cases under the Hatch-Waxman Act in any jurisdiction in which an ANDA filer will…

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Teva Pharmaceuticals USA v. Sandoz

For years, the Federal Circuit was divided over the proper standard of review for claim construction, with precedent providing that review of subsidiary fact-findings is de novo even as several circuit judges objected. In this precedent-setting case, Goodwin attorneys successfully persuaded the Supreme Court to review the standard of review…

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B&B Hardware v. Hargis Industries

Goodwin attorneys first became involved in this trademark case at the Supreme Court stage, successfully persuading the Supreme Court to grant review and reverse the Eighth Circuit. The Supreme Court held that adjudications by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board  are entitled to issue preclusive effect if the ordinary standards…

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