|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 85 (May)|
|Court:||Patents County Court|
Judge Birss QC
|Representation||Tom Hinchliffe (instructed by Hogan Lovells International LLP) for the claimants.|
|Martin Howe QC (instructed by Maitland Walker LLP) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||3 May 2012|
Patent - Infringement - Order for destruction - Court finding defendant company infringing claimant companies' patent - Defendant commencing appeal - Claimants seeking destruction of infringing product - Defendant seeking stay pending appeal - Defendant seeking order allowing keeping of stock pending expiry of supplementary protection certificate (SPC) - Claimants seeking inquiry into damages or account of profits - Whether defendant should be permitted to retain stock to be sold after expiry of SPC - Whether inquiry should be stayed pending appeal - .