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Supremes send patent cases back to appeals court

January 26, 2015 by MassDevice

The U.S. Supreme Court remands a trio of patent cases back to a lower court for further proceedings in light of a ruling the justices issued last week.

Supremes send patent cases back to appeals court

Accused killer of Boston Scientific executive pleads guilty

January 26, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Lyle 'Ty' Hoffman reportedly pleads guilty to intentional 2nd-degree murder in the shooting death of former Boston Scientific executive Kelly Phillips.

Accused killer of Boston Scientific executive pleads guilty

Hoffman (l) and Phillips

JNJ settles more Mentor mesh cases | Medtech legal news for the week of January 26, 2015

January 26, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Johnson & Johnson settles another batch of Mentor pelvic mesh cases; J&J's $7B claim against Boston Scientific goes to the judge; Arthrex loses appeal of $33m loss to KFx

Johnson & Johnson settles another batch of Mentor pelvic mesh cases

January 21, 2015 by Brad Perriello

J&J's $7B claim against Boston Scientific goes to the judge

January 22, 2015 by MassDevice

A federal judge will decide whether Boston Scientific owes more than $7 billion to Johnson & Johnson over J&J's jilting by Guidant Corp.

J&J's $7B claim against Boston Scientific goes to the judge

Arthrex loses appeal of $33m loss to KFx

January 21, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Arthrex loses its appeal of a $33 million patent infringement loss to orthopedics rival KFx.

Arthrex loses appeal of $33m loss to KFx

Arthrex yesterday lost its appeal of a $33 million patent infringement loss to KFx Medical after the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the lower court's ruling.

Johnson & Johnson settles another batch of Mentor pelvic mesh cases

January 21, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Johnson & Johnson agrees to settle another batch of more than 100 product liability lawsuits filed over pelvic mesh products made by its Mentor subsidiary.

Johnson & Johnson settles another batch of Mentor pelvic mesh cases

Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard | Medtech legal news for the week of January 19, 2015

January 19, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Appeals court puts Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard; Bard loses bid to delay pelvic mesh cases over judge's comments; Johnson & Johnson: Women asked to lie for pelvic mesh payoffs; BD notches partial win in $352m anti-trust loss to Retractable Technologies

Appeals court puts Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard

January 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello