Master Alliance Provisions Guide (MAPGuide)

MPP – Gilead, TDF License Agreement

  • Intellectual Property | Use of background IP

Definitions

Licensed Technology” shall mean the Patents and the Licensed Know-How.

Patents” shall mean the patents described in Appendix 2 hereto and any other patents and patent applications (and resulting patents therefrom) (a) owned by Gilead during the term of this Agreement, or (b) exclusively licensed by Gilead from Japan Tobacco pursuant to the Japan Tobacco Agreement, in each case solely to the extent necessary for Licensee to practice the licenses granted in Section 2 hereof, and solely to the extent the claims in such patents and patent applications cover the manufacture, use or sale of API.

Licensed Product Supplier” shall mean an entity (other than Licensee) located in India that is licensed by Gilead, either directly or through MPP, to make, use, sell, have sold, offer for sale and export Product in the Field in the Territory.

2. License Grants

2.1 API License. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, MPP hereby grants to Licensee a royalty-free, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, nontransferable license under the Licensed Technology to make, use, offer to sell and sell API in the Field and in India, solely for the purpose of offering to sell and selling API to Licensed Product Suppliers, or for Licensee’s own internal use. For clarity, the license granted in this Section 2.1 does not include, expressly or by implication, a license under any Gilead intellectual property right to manufacture, sell or distribute any active pharmaceutical ingredient owned or controlled by Gilead other than TDF, EVG and COBI.

2.2 Product License. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, MPP hereby grants to Licensee a royalty-bearing, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable (except as set forth in Section 2.4(b)), non-transferable license under the Licensed Technology solely to make, use, sell, have sold, offer for sale, export from India and import (i) TDF Product and TDF Combination Products in the Field in the TDF Territory, (ii) EVG Product, EVG Combination Products and the Quad in the Field in the EVG-Quad Territory, and (iii) COBI Products and COBI Combination Products in the Field and in the countries of the COBI Territory; provided that in each case such Products shall be made only from Licensed API. For clarity, (a) the licenses granted in this Section 2.2 do not include, expressly or by implication, a license under any Gilead intellectual property right to manufacture, sell or distribute any product containing active pharmaceutical ingredients owned or controlled by Gilead other than Products containing TDF, EVG and COBI and (b) notwithstanding the foregoing, the licenses granted under this Section 2.2 shall not extend to any active pharmaceutical ingredient included within a Product other than TDF, EVG and COBI.