Indian Tribe files Motion to Dismiss RESTASIS Patent Challenge based on Sovereign Immunity

By Gene Quinn 1 day ago 13

Earlier today the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe filed a Motion to Dismiss in six separate inter partes review (IPR) proceedings relating to the Allergan drug RESTASIS®. The RESTASIS® patents were recently all assigned by Allergan to the Tribe, with the Tribe granting back to Allergan an exclusive license... As the Motion to Dismiss points out, the petitioners can have …

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