Coalition organizes letter to Senators Coons and Tillis expressing significant concern that the STRONGER Patents Act would embolden Big Pharma to continue abusing the patent system and continue raising prices on prescription drugs WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Ahead of today’s Senate Judiciary Subcommittee hearing on the STRONGER Patents Act of 2019, over 20 organizations from across […]

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Bipartisan Effort Grows to Stop Big Pharma From Gaming System & Price-Gouging Patients WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, patient advocacy organizations, free market advocates and others, today announced that the Niskanen Center has joined its organization:  “The Niskanen Center is a welcome addition to […]

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Thanks Committee members for highlighting the damaging impact of Big Pharma’s abuse of the U.S. patent system to maintain drug monopolies and prevent or delay generic alternative medications and life-saving treatments for patients WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, patient advocacy organizations, free market advocates […]

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Coalition urges Congress to reject harmful bill removing oversight review process currently used to protect against Big Pharma’s rampant patent abuse leading to significant higher prescription drug prices for patients WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, patient advocacy organizations, free market advocates and others released the […]

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Applauds Senators Cornyn and Blumenthal for their efforts to stop the major drug companies from abusing the U.S. patent system to delay or prevent patients from accessing more affordable generic alternative medications and treatments. WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, patient advocacy organizations, free market advocates […]

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Study Finds Average Annual Cost For Specialty Drugs Climbed To Almost $79,000 In 2017 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, patient advocacy organizations, free market advocates and others released the following statement today in response to a new AARP report which found that the average […]

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Coalition thanks Representatives Jeffries, Collins, Mucarsel-Powell and Cline for introducing TERM Act, to stop major drug companies from using patent thickets to prevent affordable generic drugs and treatments from reaching American consumers WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, patient advocacy organizations, free market advocates and […]

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Good afternoon – In case you missed it, after several days of stinging testimony and growing public blowback against their proposed legislation that would overrule over 150 years of carefully crafted Supreme Court precedent on patent eligibility and open the floodgates to further abuses of the patent system by Big Pharma, Senators Tillis and Coons […]

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Coalition calls on Senators Tillis and Coons to amend their draft legislation and protect significant Supreme Court rulings on patents that restrict abuse by Big Pharma Click here to read CAPA’s full letter to Congress urging opposition to Tillis/Coons legislation WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, […]

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Coalition calls on Congress to oppose “poison pill” bill that would undo significant Supreme Court rulings on patent abuse and ultimately lead to increased prescription drug prices and reduced access to life-saving treatments   WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The Coalition Against Patent Abuse, a diverse coalition of healthcare providers, consumer groups, patient advocacy organizations, free market […]

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