Category: Patent Infringement
A federal appeals court upholds the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office's decision not to review 8 defibrillator patents owned by Philips Healthcare and dismisses the case.
Both ResMed and BMC announce victories in a mixed ruling issued by the International Trade Commission over respiratory mask patents.
Respiratory rivals ResMed (NYSE:RMD) and BMC Medical each got some good news this month after an administrative law judge for the International Trade Commission issued a mixed ruling.
Nobel Biocare sues Brazilian rival Neodent, alleging infringement of 2 patents covering its NobelActive dental implants by Neodent's Drive CM devices.
Biomet settles a portion of a patent infringement lawsuit brought by an affiliate of patent troll Acacia Research Group and loses a European case brought over some of its bone cements.
Biomet said this week that it settled a portion of a patent infringement case with a notorious patent troll and lost a trade secrets theft lawsuit brought in Germany over some of its bone cements.
Retractable Technologies urges a federal appeals court to deny Becton Dickinson's bid for a re-hearing of its $7.7 million patent infringement loss.
Mirowski Family Ventures asks the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal in a patent infringement lawsuit against Medtronic.
The International Trade Commission puts the burden back on Apex Medical to prove that its sleep apnea masks don't infringe on ResMed's patents.
Sleep-respiratory devices maker ResMed (NYSE:RMD) landed a big win this week after the International Trade Commission ruled that arch-rival Apex Medical bears the burden of proof a long-running patent infringement lawsuit.