Category: Patent Infringement
The European Patent Office revokes an Edwards Lifesciences transcatheter aortic valve patent that has been the center of a long-running feud with Medtronic.
Medtech titan Boston Scientific provides a check on a raft of pending lawsuits, with pelvic mesh lawsuits still on the rise, Guidant lawsuits diminishing and Medtronic lobbing a new blow over renal denervation patents.
Massachusetts medical device giant Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) has dozen of legal irons in the fire at any given moment, some making forward progress while others cast an ominous shadow.
A federal appeals court denies Otto Bock Healthcare's bid to keep prosthetic devices made by Össur off the U.S. market while their patent infringement lawsuit proceeds.
Arthrex loses its bid for a new trial in its patent infringement war with KFx Medical, but must pay royalties on sales of its SpeedBridge and SutureBridge shoulder anchor devices.
A $29 million judgment against Arthrex will stand in its patent war with KFx Medical after a federal judge in California declined to grant a new trial.
Medtronic asks a Delaware federal judge to overturn a $393 million patent infringement loss to Edwards Lifesciences over their respective replacement heart valves.
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office nixes 2 patents at issue in Smith & Nephew's long-running infringement battle with Interlace Medical and subsequent acquirer Hologic.
Baxter International accuses Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon SurgiFlo line of infringing several patents covering Baxter's FloSeal surgical hemostasis line.