Amicus Briefs

BIO submits amicus briefs on a variety of topics because of the strong interest and relevance to the biotechnology industry.

Featured Amicus Briefs
BIO and Nikon Instruments Inc. Jointly announce a…
BIO and Nikon Instruments Inc. jointly announce a new partnership under the BIO Business Solutions® offerings.
BIO Launches Radio Ads On Drug Benefits For…
WASHINGTON, D.C., (July 27, 1999) The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) launched radio advertisements today to help focus Congress and the public on two key issues in the debate over expanding prescription drug coverage to Medicare…
Study Finds Biotech's New Bt Crops Increase Crop…
July 7, 1999 (Washington, D.C.) -- The first-ever analysis of biotechnology's impact on crop protection and benefits to farm production will be released next week by the National Center for Food and Agricultural Policy (NCFAP).Leonard Gianessi,…
All Amicus Briefs
April 22, 2019
BIO files amicus brief in support of a petition for rehearing related to patent-eligibility of diagnostic technology. 
December 28, 2018
BIO files an Amicus Brief on rehearing by the Precedential Opinion Panel of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
April 9, 2018
BIO and PhRMA have submitted a brief in the U.S Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on behalf of appellant in Virnetx Inc. v. The Mangrove Partners. 
April 20, 2018
Natural Alternatives International v. Creative Compounds (BIO Brief as Amicus Curiae supporting appellant in the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit)
July 14, 2017
BIO files Amicus Brief supporting rehearing en banc in Helsinn v. Teva Phamaceuticals (US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit)
August 14, 2017
BIO submitted an amicus brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, supporting Acorda Therapeutics and reversal. 
March 17, 2017
BIO Submits Brief of Amicus Curiae in Sandoz Inc. v. Amgen Inc. v. Sandoz Inc. (Supreme Court of the United States)  
March 8, 2017
BIO and AUTM Submit Brief of Amicus Curiae in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Food Group Brands LLC (Supreme Court of the United States)
February 9, 2017
BIO and PhRMA Submit Brief of Amicus Curiae In Re: Verinata Health Inc., Illumina, Inc. 
February 23, 2017
BIO and Croplife International Submit Brief of Amicus Curiae in Impression Products Inc. v. Lexmark International Inc. (Supreme Court of the United States)