Patent Case: Boehringer Ingelheim v. Teva Pharmaceuticals, The Netherlands

Kluwer Patent Blog
January 10, 2019

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The Court of Appeal of the Hague confirmed that a technical effect may only be cooroborated by post-filed data if it is sufficiently plausible from the description. Further, extension of the process (counter)claim at a late stage in the proceedings was not permitted as it conflicts with efficient case management.

Case date:11 December 2018
Case number: 200.208.036/01C/09/489185/HA ZA 15-625
Court: Court of Appeal of The Hague

A full summary of this case has been published on Kluwer IP Law.