Palomar, Syneron settle patent spat for $31M plus royalties | Legal News

September 16, 2011 by MassDevice staff

Syneron Medical settles the patent spat with Palomar Medical Technologies it inherited with a buyout of Candela Corp last year, agreeing to pay $31 million plus royalties to license patents covering PMTI's hair-removal technology; plus, Merge Healthcare slips insurance lawsuit over Amicas deal; Caliper shareholders sue to block $600M PerkinElmer buyout; and Saint-Gobain takes it to the Supremes.


Syneron Medical Ltd. (NSDQ:ELOS) agreed to pony up $31 million plus royalties for the rights to a pair of Palomar Medical Technologies (NSDQ:PMTI) patents for laser- and light-based hair removal technologies, ending a long-running legal battle.

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