Patent No. ARIAD is the special licensee of the patents and technology. In 2006, the jury in the U.S. The jury awarded damages to the plaintiffs based on U.S. Sales of the two drugs through the full year 2019, when the patent expires. The jury verdict was upheld in 2007 by Judge Rya W then. Zobel of the District Courtroom who found in favor of the plaintiffs also.. ARIAD’s petition for rehearing the Lilly NF-Kb patent lawsuit is granted by the Federal Circuit ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and its co-plaintiffs today announced that the U.S.S.But even proponents of the excise taxes say it might be too weak to accomplish much . CongressDaily: The American Medical Association Tuesday implored President Obama to incorporate medical malpractice reform into discussions at Thursday’s bipartisan summit.This article is republished with kind permission from our friends at The Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily Health Policy Statement, search the archives, or sign up for email delivery of in-depth coverage of health policy developments, debates and discussions. The Daily Health Policy Report is released for Kaisernetwork.org, a free of charge services of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.