Navigation Links
Cephalon Granted Temporary Restraining Order in AMRIX® Patent Litigation
Date:5/20/2011

FRAZER, Pa., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware granted a motion filed by plaintiffs Cephalon, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEPH), and Eurand, Inc., for a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) enjoining Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Mylan Inc., from manufacturing, using, offering to sell or selling its cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride extended-release capsules, a generic version of Cephalon's branded product AMRIX®.  The TRO remains in effect pending appeal.

"We are very pleased with the Court's decision to grant our request for a TRO," said Jerry Pappert, Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Cephalon.  "We remain confident in the strength of the patents protecting AMRIX®, and believe we have a strong case on appeal."

About Cephalon

Cephalon is a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering, developing and bringing to market medications to improve the quality of life of individuals around the world. Since its inception in 1987, Cephalon has brought first-in-class and best-in-class medicines to patients in several therapeutic areas. Cephalon has the distinction of being one of the world's fastest-growing biopharmaceutical companies, now among the Fortune 1000 and a member of the S&P 500 Index, employing approximately 4,000 people worldwide. The company sells numerous branded and generic products around the world. In total, Cephalon sells more than 150 products in nearly 100 countries. More information on Cephalon and its products is available at http://www.cephalon.com/.

In addition to historical facts or statements of current condition, this press release may contain forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements provide the Cephalon current expectations or forecasts of future events. These may include statements regarding anticipated scientific progress on its research programs; development of potential pharmaceutical products; interpretation of clinical results; prospects for regulatory approval; manufacturing development and capabilities; market prospects for its products; and other statements regarding matters that are not historical facts. You may identify some of these forward-looking statements by the use of words in the statements such as "anticipate," "estimate," "expect," "project," "intend," "plan," "believe" or other words and terms of similar meaning. Cephalon performance and financial results could differ materially from those reflected in these forward-looking statements due to general financial, economic, regulatory and political conditions affecting the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries as well as more specific risks and uncertainties facing Cephalon such as those set forth in its reports on Form 8-K, 10-Q and 10-K filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Given these risks and uncertainties, any or all of these forward-looking statements may prove to be incorrect. Therefore, you should not rely on any such factors or forward-looking statements. Furthermore, Cephalon does not intend to update publicly any forward-looking statement, except as required by law. The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 permits this discussion.

Contacts:

Media:
Fritz Bittenbender
610-883-5855 (office)

610-457-7041 (cell)
fbittenb@cephalon.com

Natalie de Vane
610-727-6536 (office)
610-999-8756 (cell)
ndevane@cephalon.com

Investor Relations:
Chip Merritt
610-738-6376 (office)
cmerritt@cephalon.com

Joseph Marczely
610-883-5894 (office)
jmarczely@cephalon.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Cephalon, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Cephalon Files Definitive Consent Revocation Statement, Commences Mailing to Shareholders
2. Cephalon Recommends Shareholders Reject Valeant Nominees
3. Cephalon First Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. EDT
4. Cephalon Announces Positive Topline Results From a Phase IV Study of NUVIGIL in Shift Work Disorder
5. Cephalon to Hold Public Memorial Service to Celebrate the Life of Company Founder, Frank Baldino, Jr., Ph.D.
6. Cephalon Mourns the Passing of Founder, Chairman and CEO, Frank Baldino Jr., Ph.D.
7. Cephalon Announces Chairman and CEO to Remain on Medical Leave of Absence Indefinitely
8. Cephalon Reports Record Earnings and Raises 2010 Guidance
9. Drug Sales in the Leukemia Market Will Be Driven By Therapies From Novartis, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Biogen Idec, Roche and Cephalon
10. Cephalon Announces Chairman and CEO to Take Medical Leave of Absence
11. Cephalon Completes Acquisition of Arana Therapeutics
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June, 23, 2016  The Biodesign Challenge ... envision new ways to harness living systems and biotechnology, ... Art (MoMA) in New York City ... 130 participating students, showcased projects at MoMA,s Celeste Bartos ... Paola Antonelli , MoMA,s senior curator of architecture and ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... ... STACS DNA Inc., the sample tracking software company, today announced that Dr. ... STACS DNA as a Field Application Specialist. , “I am thrilled that Dr. ... STACS DNA. “In further expanding our capacity as a scientific integrator, Hays brings a ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... BEACH, Calif. , June 23, 2016  Blueprint ... new biological discoveries to the medical community, has closed ... co-founder Matthew Nunez . "We have ... us with the capital we need to meet our ... will essentially provide us the runway to complete validation ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... ClinCapture, the only ... Center and will showcase its product’s latest features from June 26 to June ... scientific poster on Disrupting Clinical Trials in The Cloud during the conference. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/16/2016)... YORK , May 16, 2016   EyeLock ... solutions, today announced the opening of an IoT Center ... to strengthen and expand the development of embedded iris ... an unprecedented level of convenience and security with unmatched ... authenticate one,s identity aside from DNA. EyeLock,s platform uses ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... 3, 2016  Neurotechnology, a provider of high-precision ... Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) , a complete ... MegaMatcher ABIS can process multiple complex biometric transactions ... of fingerprint, face or iris biometrics. It leverages ... and MegaMatcher Accelerator , which have been ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... India and LONDON ... Infosys Finacle, part of EdgeVerve Systems, a product ... and Onegini today announced a partnership to integrate ... solutions.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20151104/283829LOGO ... to provide their customers enhanced security to access ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):