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A case before the Supreme Court this term will bring the five-year-old PTAB patent examination system into question, while two cases involving are being appealed for review. Of the pending cases, one involves a circuit split on what type of damages consumers must suffer to be allowed to sue medtech companies, while the other looks at the right of states to use outside counsel in suits against manufacturers.

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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Ophthalmic
  • Alias(es)
  • Alcon Inc.
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Alcon Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Tim Sear, Pres. & CEO
    Allen Baker, EVP, COO
  • Contact Info
  • Alcon Laboratories Inc.
    Phone: (817) 551-8058
    6201 South Frwy.
    P.O. Box 1959 Fort Worth, TX 76134