Moving in the Right Direction: Cocrystals and the FDA

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Using Solid Form Patents to Protect Pharmaceutical Products — Part I

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Using Solid Form Patents to Protect Pharmaceutical Products — Part II

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NEWS & EVENTS

EVENTS
DEPLOYING PATENTS
AND CONTRACTS TO
CATALYZE INNOVATiON
west lafayette, IN
October 26, 2018, 1-3 PM
This course is geared towards practitioners who want to learn more about the interface between patent law and contract law with a focus on start-ups. For companies whose worth is tied to intellectual property, it is crucial to have a working understanding of how intellectual property law and contract law complement and supplement one another. (2.0 hours FREE CLE credit)
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EVENTS
EXECUTIVE TRACK: 
Protecting and Enhancing IP while Navigating M&A (By Invitation Only)
Washington, dc
Part 1: November 4, 2018, 2-4:30 PM
Part 2: November 5, 2018, 8-10 AM
A panel session covering the challenges that face the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries in developing and enhancing is intellectual property in the current global registration and outsourcing environment. Attendance is limited to executives working in pharmaceutical science, and participants must register for PharmSci 360 and have AAPS’ approval to attend the sessions and accompanying networking events.
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QUESTIONS ANSWERED

What is a solid form?

A solid form is the solid representation of a chemical compound.  Examples include polymorphs, salts, solvates, hydrates, cocrystals, and amorphous solids.

Why patent solid forms?

Solid forms are compositions of matter and Orange-Book listable as drug substance.  When the science is right, patenting follows.

How do you patent a solid form?

The same rules apply to solid forms as to any other inventions.  Careful attention should be paid to the kinds and quality of data used in solid form patents.

WHAT WE DO

pharmaceutical patents

Orange-Book Listable Patents Add Value

deals

Intellectual Property as Deal Currency

ip strategy and execution

A Strategy Requires a Realistic Plan

in-house
counsel

Legal Functionality as a Business Driver