Biosimilars Action Plan – FDA Seeks to Create a Dynamic Biologics Market

Last week, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (“FDA”) released a Biosimilars Action Plan (“BAP”) with the objective of promoting innovation, competition and affordability of biologics and biosimilar products.  Characterizing the BAP as “an important piece of the Administration’s bold Blueprint to Lower Drug Prices,” the FDA underscored the need for a competitive market for […]

Another Court Denies Attempts of Biosimilar Manufacturer to Expedite Resolution of Patent Disputes

In the decision in Celltrion Healthcare v. Kennedy Trust for Rheumatology Research  issued earlier this week, Judge Cotty of the Southern District of New York declined to exercise declaratory judgment jurisdiction in a case that would have permitted Celltrion Healthcare to expedite the patent challenges that stand in the way of the launch of its […]