Legal: Authorized Generics: Still Legal—and Holding - Pharmaceutical Executive

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Legal: Authorized Generics: Still Legal—and Holding
Despite the rattle and hum, courts continue to support the practice of authorized generics. The response? Generic manufacturers are changing the way they argue these cases.


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Senators Grassley, Leahy, and Rockefeller, and Representative Waxman, have asked FTC to collect information later this year, via a compulsory process, from 80 brand name, 10 authorized-generic, and 100 independent generic companies, to understand the impact of authorized generics on consumers.

Robert P. Reznick is a partner in Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP. He can be reached at

James B. Kobak, Jr. is a partner in Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP. He can be reached at


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