CSHL Expands Lawsuit Against IP Counsel to Include Charges of Dealings with Other RNAi Clients | GenomeWeb

By Doug Macron

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has filed court papers seeking to expand its lawsuit against law firm Ropes & Gray to include charges that it inappropriately represented clients in the RNAi field "whose interests were in direct conflict" with the research institution.

CSHL specifically names Arrowhead Research subsidiaries Calando Pharmaceuticals and Insert Therapeutics, which were merged into one firm under the Calando name in 2008, and RXi Pharmaceuticals.

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