Federal Circuit Affirms Invalidity of OxyContin® Patents[1]: The Low ABUK Patents

Yesterday, the Federal Circuit affirmed a decision from the Southern District of New York that four patents listed in the Orange Book for OxyContin® are invalid as anticipated and obvious in Purdue Pharma, L.P. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.  This decision addressed two groups of patents:  three product-by-process patents directed to oxycodone API, and a […]