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Ex-Boston Scientific engineer cops to stealing catheter secrets

April 15, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Aaron Quoc Khieu cops a guilty plea to 1 count of stealing trade secrets from Boston Scientific's cardiac catheter business.

Ex-Boston Scientific engineer cops to stealing catheter secrets

Appeals court upholds NuVasive patent win over Medtronic

April 15, 2015 by Brad Perriello

A federal appeals court deals a blow to Medtronic when it upholds the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office's decision to validate a patent held by NuVasive.

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A federal appeals court yesterday dealt Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) a 2nd blow in nearly as many weeks when it upheld a U.S. Patent & Trademark Office decision that a NuVasive patent is valid.

Appeals court won't revisit Bard's $1B win over W.L. Gore

April 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

A federal appeals court declines to re-hear a January ruling that added more than $200 million to W.L. Gore & Assoc.'s $854 million tab in their stent graft patent war.

Appeals court won't revisit Bard's $1B win over W.L. Gore

AngioDynamics wants court to enforce $160m Biolitec judgment

April 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

AngioDynamics wants a federal court to enforce its $160 million judgment against erstwhile partner Biolitec AG and its CEO over an alleged scheme to evade U.S legal jurisdiction.

AngioDynamics wants court to enforce $75m Biolitec judgment

BAX drops FloSeal case against J&J | Medtech legal news for the week of April 13, 2015

April 13, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Baxter drops FloSeal case against J&J; Feds: We got $119m in fraud penalties from medtech companies last year; Insurer, DJO Global settle pain pump suit

Baxter drops FloSeal case against J&J

April 6, 2015 by Brad Perriello

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Align, ClearCorrect move to settle infringement litigation

April 13, 2015 by Val Kennedy

Dental device makers Align Technology and ClearCorrect have moved a step closer to settling their long-standing litigation over patents protecting Align's orthodontic aligner technology.

Align, ClearCorrect move to settle infringement litigation

Feds slap former Acclarent execs with fraud charges

April 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Federal prosecutors charge former Acclarent CEO William Facteau and ex-sales veep Patrick Fabian with fraud and conspiracy for allegedly marketing a sinus device for off-label uses.

Feds slap former Acclarent execs with fraud charges

Federal prosecutors last week leveled conspiracy and fraud charges against 2 former executives of Acclarent for an alleged off-label marketing scheme for the Relieva Stratus microflow spacer.