Orion sued Mylan for Comtan® (Entacapone 200 MG) tab

Orion Corporation has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States to enforce Orion’s U.S. patent No. 5,446,194 (Expiry: Oct 2013) covering Comtan® against Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Mylan).

[Press Release from Orion] – Not in english [Complaint copy]

Orion has sued Sun pharma for the same product on Nov 2008 (Reuters) and settled the litigation recently on Jan 2010 (link).

…. Sun will be able to launch generic versions of other strengths of Stalevo product on  2 October 2012 and generic versions of Comtan product on 1 April 2013, unless certain conditions relating to launch are fulfilled even earlier….

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