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Makers of new drugs exempt from price control: Govt.

The Indian Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers (Department of Pharmaceuticals) has notified an order amending the Drugs (Prices Control) Order 2013. Effective January 3, 2019, manufacturers of new drugs patented in India are exempt from price control for a period … Continue reading

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Ceiling prices of knee implants fixed: Govt.

Indian government has fixed the ceiling prices of orthopedic knee implants for knee replacement system from the date of the gazette notification i.e. August 16, 2017 The ceiling prices fixed shall be maintained for a period of one year from … Continue reading

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Export of patented invention permitted u/S 107A Patent Act: DHC

The Delhi High Court held that the language of Section 107A of the Patents Act, 1970 permits export from India of a patented invention solely for uses reasonably related to the development and submission of information required under any law … Continue reading

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Radical changes in FDI policy regime; Most sectors on automatic route for FDI: Govt.

Indian Government has decided to introduce a number of amendments in the FDI Policy. Changes introduced in the policy include increase in sectoral caps, bringing more activities under automatic route and easing of conditionalities for foreign investment. These amendments seek … Continue reading

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National Intellectual Property Rights Policy released: Govt.

Indian Government has released ‘National Intellectual Property Rights Policy’. http://goo.gl/GjIECS  

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Glenmark restrained from producing anti-diabetic drug: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained Glenmark Pharmaceuticals from producing and marketing a generic version of Merck’s drug ‘Januvia’ used for treating diabetes. Merck sued Glenmark for infringement of its Indian patent for ‘Januvia’ and ‘Janumet’. Glenmark was selling the generic version … Continue reading

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Lupin restrained to use LUCYNTA: DHC

The Delhi High Court restrained Lupin pharma from using the trademark LUCYNTA or any other trademark deceptively similar to Plaintiff trademark NUCYNTA in respect of pharmaceutical and medicinal preparation. US major pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson (Plaintiff) alleged that Lupin … Continue reading

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