Moving in the Right Direction: Cocrystals and the FDA

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Using Solid Form Patents to Protect Pharmaceutical Products — Part I

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Using Solid Form Patents to Protect Pharmaceutical Products — Part II

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NIPTE Research Conference
hyatt regency crystal city
October 2-4, 2019
2799 richmond hwy
Arlington, va 22202
Eyal Barash of Barash LLC will be a featured speaker at the 2019 NIPTE Research Conference on Friday, October 4th in Arlington, VA. The conference will bring together scientists, researchers, the FDA and NIPTE industry partners to discuss ideas in the areas of abuse deterrents, advanced manufacturing, nanotechnology, biologics and biosimilars, and translational biomarkers. Eyal will be discussing intellectual property in pharmaceuticals and will be followed with a brief Q&A session.
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8th Annual Drug Repositioning, Repurposing and Rescue Conference
Westin Arlington Gateway
September 23-24, 2019
801 N Glebe rd
Arlington, va 22203
Eyal Barash of Barash Law LLC will be speaking and exhibiting at the 8th annual Drug Repositioning Conference in Washington D.C. on September 23rd-24th on drug repositioning with solid forms such as cocrystals, salts, and polymorphs and how to protect such forms with robust IP.
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What is a solid form?

A solid form is the solid representation of a chemical compound.  Examples include polymorphs, salts, solvates, hydrates, cocrystals, and amorphous solids.

Why patent solid forms?

Solid forms are compositions of matter and Orange-Book listable as drug substance.  When the science is right, patenting follows.

How do you patent a solid form?

The same rules apply to solid forms as to any other inventions.  Careful attention should be paid to the kinds and quality of data used in solid form patents.


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