Speeches & Communication

Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. vs. Covidien LP

When the members of PhRMA and BIO invest in the research to develop innovative technology, they do so with the expectation that the intellectual property arising from their efforts will be protected by the just administration of United States patent law. PhRMA and BIO seek to advance policies that incentivize their members’ investments in research and development, and to identify and remove barriers that may impede innovation.