Cephalon Inc. , maker of the sleep- disorder drug Provigil, can’t block Mylan Inc. and Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd. from selling generic versions of the drug in Britain before a patent trial, a judge ruled.
Intel Corp.’s 1.06 billion-euro ($1.3 billion) fine for using rebates to block rivals is based on an “utterly hopeless” and untenable case by European Union regulators, company lawyers told an EU appeals court.
Nokia Oyj, the world’s biggest maker of mobile phones by volume, lost a U.K. court bid to invalidate a European patent that Germany’s IPCom GmbH & Co. claims is vital to the Finnish company’s handset sales.
HTC Corp., Asia’s second-largest smartphone maker, won a London court ruling against Apple Inc. over patents for touchscreen technology used for its mobile devices, including Apple’s slide-to-unlock feature.
Former Liverpool owners George Gillett and Tom Hicks must wait two weeks to learn whether they can sue in the U.S. over the forced sale of the 18-time English soccer champion, which they described as an “epic swindle.”
Liverpool’s board said a temporary restraining order obtained in Texas yesterday by owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett blocked the sale of the English Premier League soccer club to the operators of the Boston Red Sox.
Former Liverpool owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett want more than $1 billion in damages for the forced sale of the 18-time English soccer champion. They'll ask a judge in London this week whether they can pursue their case.