Naperville, IL -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/19/2014 -- Reportstack, provider of premium market research reports announces the addition of Discovery Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech market report to its offering
The Discovery Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech report provides comprehensive understanding and unprecedented access to the discovery stage partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare companies.
The report provides a detailed understanding and analysis of how and why companies enter discovery stage partnering deals. The majority of deals are where the licensee obtains a right or an option right to license the licensors product or compound. These deals tend to be multicomponent, starting with collaborative R&D, and commercialization of outcomes.
Understanding the flexibility of a prospective partner’s negotiated deals terms provides critical insight into the negotiation process in terms of what you can expect to achieve during the negotiation of terms. Whilst many smaller companies will be seeking details of the payments clauses, the devil is in the detail in terms of how payments are triggered – contract documents provide this insight where press releases do not.
This report contains over 4,000 links to online copies of actual discovery stage deals and contract documents as submitted to the Securities Exchange Commission by companies and their partners. Contract documents provide the answers to numerous questions about a prospective partner’s flexibility on a wide range of important issues, many of which will have a significant impact on each party’s ability to derive value from the deal.
The initial chapters of this report provide an orientation of discovery stage deal making and business activities. Chapter 1 provides an introduction to the report, whilst chapter 2 provides an overview of why companies partner discovery stage compounds/products.
Chapter 3 provides an overview of discovery stage deals strategy and deal structure including numerous case studies. Chapter 4 provides an overview of the various payment strategies used in discovery stage deals.
Chapter 5 provides a review of discovery stage deal making since 2009. Deals are listed by headline value, signed by big pharma, big biotech, and most active of all biopharma companies. Where the deal has an agreement contract published at the SEC a link provides online access to the contract.
Chapter 6 provides a detailed analysis of discovery stage payment terms including average headline, upfront, milestone and royalty rates for discovery deals.
Chapter 7 provides a review of the leading discovery stage deal by headline value.
Chapter 8 provides a comprehensive listing of the top 50 big pharma and big biotech companies with a brief summary followed by a comprehensive listing of discovery stage deals, as well as contract documents available in the public domain. Where available, each deal title links via Weblink to an online version of the actual contract document, providing easy access to each contract document on demand.
Chapter 9 provides a comprehensive and detailed review of discovery stage partnering deals signed and announced since 2009, where a contract document is available in the public domain. The chapter is organized by company A-Z, stage of development at signing, deal type (collaborative R&D, co-promotion, licensing etc), and specific therapy focus. Each deal title links via Weblink to an online version of the deal record and where available, the contract document, providing easy access to each contract document on demand.
Chapter 10 provides a comprehensive directory of discovery stage partnering deals since 2009.
The report also includes numerous tables and figures that illustrate the trends and activities in discovery stage partnering and deal making since 2009.
In addition, a comprehensive appendix is provided organized by partnering company A-Z , deal type, therapy focus and technology type. Each deal title links via Weblink to an online version of the deal record and where available, the contract document, providing easy access to each contract document on demand.
In conclusion, this report provides everything a prospective dealmaker needs to know about partnering in the research, development and commercialization of discovery stage products and compounds.
Discovery Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech provides the reader with the following key benefits:
In-depth understanding of discovery stage deal trends since 2009
Access to headline, upfront, milestone and royalty data
Analysis of the structure of discovery stage agreements with numerous real life case studies
Detailed access to actual discovery stage deals entered into by the leading fifty big pharma and big biotech companies
Insight into the terms included in a discovery stage agreement, together with real world clause examples
Understand the key deal terms companies have agreed in previous deals
Undertake due diligence to assess suitability of your proposed deal terms for partner companies
Discovery Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements Terms and Agreements in Pharm and Biotech is intended to provide the reader with an in-depth understanding and access to discovery stage deal trends and structure of deals entered into by leading companies worldwide.
Discovery Stage Partnering Terms and Agreements in Pharma and Biotech includes:
Trends in discovery stage dealmaking in the biopharma industry since 2009
Analysis of discovery stage deal structure
Access to headline, upfront, milestone and royalty data
Case studies of real-life discovery stage deals
Access to over 4,000 discovery stage deals
The leading discovery stage deals by value since 2009
Most active discovery stage dealmakers since 2009
The leading discovery stage partnering resources
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