The SPC Saga Continues

December 13, 2013

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJ) issued three judgments on grant of Supplementary Protection Certificates (SPCs) on 12 December 2013 in the cases:

C-493/12 Eli Lilly v HGS,
C- 443/12 Actavis v Sanofi, and
C-484/12 Georgetown v Octrooicentrum.

This article summarizes these decisions which give better guidance on SPCs in Europe, even though some uncertainties remain.

Read "The Saga Continues."