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Lundbeck fine: industry outraged over messy patent system

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Executive Summary

Lundbeck has branded as "erroneous" the European Commission's decision to fine it for anticompetitive behavior, while the European industry federation , EFPIA, has claimed that the affair flags up deficiencies in the European patent litigation system and raises cause for concern with implications for innovation, patient welfare and economic growth.

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