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Court upholds NUVA patent win over MDT | Medtech legal news for the week of April 20, 2015

April 20, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Appeals court upholds NuVasive patent win over Medtronic; Appeals court won't revisit Bard's $1B win over W.L. Gore; Ex-Boston Scientific engineer cops to stealing catheter secrets; AngioDynamics wants court to enforce $160m Biolitec judgment

Appeals court upholds NuVasive patent win over Medtronic

April 15, 2015 by Brad Perriello

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Appeals court won't revisit Bard's $1B win over W.L. Gore

April 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

A federal appeals court declines to re-hear a January ruling that added more than $200 million to W.L. Gore & Assoc.'s $854 million tab in their stent graft patent war.

Appeals court won't revisit Bard's $1B win over W.L. Gore

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Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard | Medtech legal news for the week of January 19, 2015

January 19, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Appeals court puts Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard; Bard loses bid to delay pelvic mesh cases over judge's comments; Johnson & Johnson: Women asked to lie for pelvic mesh payoffs; BD notches partial win in $352m anti-trust loss to Retractable Technologies

Appeals court puts Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard

January 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Appeals court puts Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard

January 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

A federal appeals court today ruled that W.L. Gore & Assoc. owes C.R. Bard $1 billion in penalties and damages for infringing a stent graft patent.

Appeals court puts Gore on the hook for $1B in damages to Bard

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Gore lands CE Mark for Viabahn vascular device

December 11, 2014 by Val Kennedy

Gore Medical receives CE Mark approval in the European Union for its Viabahn vascular device for the treatment of obstructed peripheral veins in hemodialysis patients.

Gore lands CE Mark for Viabahn vascular device

Gore Medical said it received CE Mark approval for its Viabahn vascular device for the treatment of obstructed peripheral veins in hemodialysis patients.

The Flagstaff, Ariz.-based company said the approval covers the treatment of obstructed peripheral veins, excluding the venae cavae and pulmonary veins.

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FDA releases final recs on legal exemptions for customized medical devices | Regulatory news for the week of September 29, 2014

September 30, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: FDA guides on custom devices; FDA approves Gore's Viabahn for peripheral stent repair; Alcon wins date with FDA panel for AcrySof lens; FDA seeks public input on medtech hacking; ReFlow Medical wins CE Mark for crossing catheters;

FDA guides on custom devices

September 25, 2014 by Alexander Soule

FDA guides on custom devices

FDA approves Gore's Viabahn for peripheral stent repair

September 26, 2014 by Alex Soule

The FDA adds an indication to its approval of W.L. Gore's Viabahn peripheral stent graft in treating failed bare-metal stents.

FDA approves Gore's Viabahn for peripheral stent repair

W.L. Gore & Assoc. said the FDA granted pre-market approval for a new indication for its Viabahn endoprosthesis, to treat failed bare-metal stents in the peripheral vasculature.

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