Adamis Pharmaceuticals (ADMP) Receives Notice of Allowance from USPTO, JPO for Taper DPI Jan 28, 2015 09:08AM

Adamis Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ADMP) recently received a notice of allowance that one of its patent applications for its proprietary dry powder inhaler, Taper DPI, will issue in the United States (U.S. Patent Application No. 13/320,762) and in Japan (Japanese Patent Application No. 2012-511965). The approved claims describe the device and components that are important for its function.

As previously announced, Adamis acquired worldwide rights to the Taper DPI... (continue reading...)


Shire plc (SHPG) LIALDA Petition Granted by U.S. Supreme Court Jan 27, 2015 05:06PM

Shire plc (NASDAQ: SHPG) announced that the U.S. Supreme Court granted Shire's petition in the Shire v. Watson patent case regarding LIALDA (mesalamine, 1.2 gram). The granting of this petition by the Supreme Court vacates the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit with respect to the claim construction in the case against Watson (now Actavis).

In 2013, Shire prevailed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida in a... (continue reading...)


Safeway (SWY), Albertsons Receive U.S. FTC Clearance for Proposed Merger Jan 27, 2015 02:18PM

AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) today announced that they have received clearance from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for the companies' proposed merger which was announced on March 6, 2014.

The FTC's clearance follows Albertsons' and Safeway's agreement to a proposed consent order, which includes a commitment to divest 168 stores. As previously announced, Albertsons and Safeway entered into agreements to sell such stores to four... (continue reading...)


Gevo (GEVO) Receives Favorable Supreme Court Decision in Butamax Patent Case Jan 27, 2015 09:04AM

Gevo, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEVO), announced today that the U.S. Supreme Court (Supreme Court) ruled in Gevo's favor and overturned an earlier Federal Circuit Court of Appeals (Appeals Court) ruling on the interpretation of key patent claims. The result is that Gevo's victory in the Delaware District Court is reinstated, and that the case has been remanded back to the Appeals Court for consideration in light of the new standard of appellate review that was decided in the Teva... (continue reading...)


St. Joe Company (JOE) Receives SEC Wells Notice Jan 26, 2015 05:05PM

As previously disclosed in the Company’s filings, on January 4, 2011 St. Joe (NYSE: JOE) received notice from the Staff (the "Staff") of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Commission") of the initiation of an inquiry into the Company’s policies and practices concerning impairment of investment in real estate assets. On July 1, 2011, the Company disclosed that it had received notice from the Staff that the Staff had issued a related order of private... (continue reading...)


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