1 Jun
2011

Regulatory activities and infringement of pharmaceutical patents in Sweden – what is the connection?

The EU IP Rights EnforcementDirective makes interlocutoryinjunctive relief available whereinfringement has been attempted orwhere preparations for infringementhave been made. So, can the act ofseeking and obtaining marketingauthorisation or price approval for ageneric product qualify as anattempt to infringe or prepare forinfringement?