Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 21 March 2019

Abraxis Bioscience LLC v Comptroller General of Patents

Request for a preliminary ruling from the High Court of Justice (England & Wales), Chancery Division (patents court)

Reference for a preliminary ruling — Medicinal product for human use — Supplementary protection certificate for medicinal products — Regulation (EC) No 469/2009 — Article 3(d) — Conditions for granting — Grant of first authorisation to place the product on the market as a medicinal product — Authorisation covering a product as a medicinal product constituting a new formulation of a known active ingredient

Case C-443/17


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2019:238
21/03/2019 Abraxis Bioscience
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2018:1020
13/12/2018 Abraxis Bioscience
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Application (OJ)
01/09/2017 Abraxis Bioscience
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

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Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Regulation 469/2009 -A03LB
  • Regulation 469/2009 -A03LD

Operative part

  • Interprets : Regulation 469/2009 -A01LD
  • Interprets : Regulation 469/2009 -A03LB
  • Interprets : Regulation 469/2009 -A03LD

Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 24/07/2017

Date of the Opinion

  • 13/12/2018

Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

21/03/2019


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 309 from 18.09.2017, p.30

Name of the parties

Abraxis Bioscience

Notes on Academic Writings

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Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

High Court of Justice (England & Wales), Chancery Division (patents court) - United Kingdom

Subject-matter

  • Intellectual, industrial and commercial property
  • Approximation of laws

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

quatrième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Jürimäe

Advocate General

Saugmandsgaard Øe

Language(s) of the Case

  • English

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • French