Category: Patent Infringement
Cayenne Medical levels a patent infringement lawsuit against MedShape over soft tissue anchor technology.
Cayenne Medical filed a lawsuit against rival MedShape Inc., alleging infringement of 2 of its patents covering its AperFix soft tissue anchor by MedShape's ExoShape device.
The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. District Court for Arizona, alleges that MedShape hired former Cayenne salespeople with knowledge of the 2 patents at issue, which cover Cayenne's AperFix device.
A U.S. District Judge defends a ban on Medtronic's newly approved CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation system, saying the company willfully ignored the law in bringing the device to the U.S. after it was found to infringe on a patent held by Edwards Lifesciences.
U.S. District Judge Gregory Sleet chided Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) this week after issuing a preliminary ban on the medtech titan's CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation system.
A federal judge tosses another lawsuit filed against Philips Healthcare by AED rival Zoll Medical.
A federal appeals court vacates a lower court's decision to keep Boston Scientific's Guidezilla catheter off the U.S. market in the patent infringement lawsuit brought by Vascular Solutions.
Medtech titan Medtronic plans to seek immediate appeal of a preliminary court injunction banning sales of its CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation system.
Edwards Lifesciences lands a preliminary injunction limiting Medtronic from selling its CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation system in the U.S.
Varian Medical Systems agrees to pay about $35 million to settle a patent infringement lawsuit brought by the University of Pittsburgh, after a federal appeals court overturns a portion of its $100 million loss to Pitt.
Varian Medical (NYSE:VAR) said it settled its patent infringement beef with the University of Pittsburgh for $35 million, after a federal appeals court overturned a portion of the $100 million award Pitt won in 2012.