When Texas inventors have an idea or invention that they want to produce, they need to be careful that they do not lose their legal rights to it. It is crucial that they take the necessary steps to protect their intellectual property rights. Patent law is designed to do just that -- from the application process through litigation against anyone who uses the design without permission.
Many Texas residents who have serious allergies rely on EpiPens to give them immediate relief when they exhibit symptoms of anaphylactic shock. The devices dispense epinephrine, which opens up the airway by relaxing its muscles and are invaluable to the patients who need them. According to patent law, Mylan NV will not see competition in the sale of the life-saving devices until 2025 as a result of the patents the company holds regarding the devices.