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Most innovative US law firms: IP law 2012

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InnovationGalderma Laboratories v Mylan Pharmaceuticals
Originality8
Rationale7
Impact8
Total23
DescriptionClosed a loophole in the law that allowed generic drug manufacturers to have a Food and Drug Administration-approved drug before the equivalent branded drug patent expired. The result saved Galderma millions of dollars a year. It sets a precedent for patent infringement cases in the pharmaceutical industry.