Category: Patent Infringement
A federal appeals court stays a ban on U.S. sales of Medtronic's CoreValve replacement heart valve "pending further notice" in a patent infringement battle with Edwards Lifesciences and its Sapien transcatheter aortic valve implant.
Edwards Lifesciences urges a federal appeals court to ignore Medtronic's alleged 'scare tactics' over a pending ban on its CoreValve replacement heart valve.
UPDATED April 21, 2014, at 12:30 p.m. with comment from Medtronic.
UPDATED April 21, 2014, at 3:45 p.m. with comment from Edwards Lifesciences.
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.