Category: Patent Infringement
Dental implant maker Implant Direct Manufacturing faces sanctions stemming from a magistrate judge's ruling that it destroyed evidence in a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Zest IP Holdings.
Implant Direct Manufacturing will face sanctions for destroying evidence in a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Zest IP Holdings, a federal magistrate judge ruled this week.
A federal judge shoots down bids by Philips and Zoll to dismiss a patent infringement case over automated external defibrillator technology.
ResMed notches a win in its global patent war against Asian medical device companies Apex Medical and BMC Medical after a German court issues preliminary injunctions.
ResMed (NYSE:RMD) said a German court granted preliminary injunctions against a pair of Asian rivals it accuses of patent infringement.
A federal appeals court affirms a $10 million loss for Medtronic in a patent infringement case over catheter technology.
Medtronic's EBU guiding catheter
A federal appeals court dealt a blow to Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) yesterday when it upheld a lower court's decision to award $10 million to the physician inventor of a patent involving catheters.
Medtronic says a German court lifted the ban on sales there of its CoreValve replacement heart valve, meaning it can resume sales of the transcatheter aortic valve implant as soon as it posts a roughly $6.7 million bond.
A Federal Circuit court refuses to re-hear the case after a lower court throws out Baxter's $23.5 million win against Fresenius, which was charged with infringement of hemodialysis patents.
A federal appeals court upholds a lower court ruling that a pair of implants made by Spinal Kinetics do not infringe a patent owned by Johnson & Johnson's Synthes subsidiary.