CHICAGO, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Green, Griffith and Borg-Breen LLP (Green, Griffith), a nationally ranked IP litigation firm focused on assisting both generic and brand pharmaceutical companies navigate complex patent litigation, scored trial victories for its clients, Horizon Pharma and Dexcel Pharma. Green, Griffith delivered successful outcomes on both sides of the courtroom in suits against Actavis (now Teva) and Takeda Pharmaceutical, who were represented by two of the most prominent IP law firms in the country:
Horizon Pharma et al. v. Actavis Laboratories-UT, Inc., et al.
Green, Griffith successfully asserted Horizon's Orange-Book-listed U.S. Patent No. 9,066,913 covering its PENNSAID® 2% (topical diclofenac sodium) product in Hatch-Waxman litigation against generic challenger, Teva.
Dexcel Pharma Technologies Ltd. v. Takeda Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Green, Griffith scored a resounding trial victory for Dexcel Pharma Technologies Ltd. ("Dexcel") who sought a declaratory judgment that Dexcel's FDA-approved over-the-counter ("OTC") lansoprazole delayed-released orally disintegrating tablet ("ODT") product did not infringe Takeda Pharmaceutical's U.S. Patent No. 6,328,994. As a result of this ruling, Dexcel was first to market a lansoprazole ODT product over-the-counter in the U.S.
"Our trial victory cleared the path for Dexcel to launch the first U.S. over-the-counter lansoprazole ODT product. Our success was the result of strategic collaboration with our partners at Dexcel, a company known for its leadership, innovation and market strategy."
Robert Green, Founding Partner
Green, Griffith: Boutique IP Firm. Big Law Results.
Acknowledged leaders in their field, Green, Griffith attorneys share a diverse skill set that enables them to view client matters from every angle, allowing them to resolve client IP issues efficiently and effectively.
"Green, Griffith is a uniquely talented and experienced intellectual property firm that has been making serious waves in the biopharmaceutical market. As for the Green, Griffith modus operandi, they are tirelessly committed to helping their clients succeed; collaborating with their clients as strategic partners – albeit partners who happen to be excellent at litigation."
IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals (2017)
About Green, Griffith
Green, Griffith is a nationally ranked intellectual property law firm that leverages extensive experience, big picture vision and integrated strategy to produce favorable outcomes for its clients. Technical knowledge is part of the firm's DNA and its IP litigation expertise runs deep. Green, Griffith Partners have decades of experience assisting both generics and brand companies navigate the Hatch-Waxman Act. The firm's background serving both sides of the courtroom makes it unique in the IP law space. Green, Griffith attorneys possess technical and legal skill sets, enabling them to view client cases from every angle and to resolve issues efficiently and effectively.
IP Litigation Specialists
The firm's IP attorneys have know-how and experience in all legal aspects concerning patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and other matters involving life science intellectual property. Green, Griffith litigators have handled cases throughout the United States, including all of the district courts known for handling major patent cases, as well as numerous other district courts, the Federal Circuit, the D.C. Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. As a result, the firm's attorneys have deep and broad expertise in all phases of patent litigation from pre-litigation counseling through Markman hearings, dispositive motions, jury trials, and appeals.
Specialties include: Hatch-Waxman Litigation, Patent Litigation, Client Counseling, Chemical Patent Litigation, Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation, IPR/PGR, and Due Diligence.
Green, Griffith is a Recognized Leader in IP Litigation:
IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals (2015-2017)
Leading Lawyers (2015-2017)
Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars (2016-2017)
Best Law Firms (2017)
The Best Lawyers in America (2016-2018)
LMG Life Sciences (2015-2016)
IP Stars from Managing IP (MIP) Magazine (2016-2017)
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