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Mr. Fullerton specializes in intellectual property law, with a focus on patent preparation and prosecution in the medical device field. During law school, Mr. Fullerton worked as a clinical intern for the USC Intellectual Property and Technology Law Clinic, where he worked on various copyright and other intellectual property matters for individuals and non-profits.
Boston Scientific Corporation (“Boston Scientific”) filed a petition with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board on April 10, 2015 requesting inter partes review of U.S. Patent No. 6,266,563 (“the ’563 Patent”). The petition
Tissue Transplant Technology Ltd. and Human Biologics of Texas Ltd. (“the Petitioners”) recently filed a petition with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board requesting inter partes review of U.S. Patent No. 8,597,687 (“the
On May 15 and 16, 2014, Boston Scientific Corporation and Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc. (collectively, “Boston Scientific”) filed a total of five petitions with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board requesting inter partes review
On April 25, 2014, Medtronic, Inc. and Medtronic Vascular, Inc. (“Medtronic”) filed a second petition (the ’695 Petition) with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board requesting inter partes review of U.S. Patent No. 5,593,417
The ’469 Patent is entitled “Audio
Indiana University Research & Technology Corporation (IURTC) filed a lawsuit against AngioDynamics, Inc. alleging infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,719,717 (“the ‘717 Patent”). The lawsuit was filed on December
Last week, Mirowski Family Ventures, LLC filed a lawsuit against Boston Scientific Corp. and its wholly-owned subsidiaries Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc., Guidant LLC, and Guidant Sales LLC. According to the complaint, the defendants breached
On August 5, 2013, TriVascular, Inc. filed a petition with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board requesting inter partes review of U.S. Patent No. 6,007,575 owned by named inventor Dr. Shaun L.W. Samuels.
The ’575 Patent is entitled “Inflatable
On June 27, 2013, NuVasive, Inc. filed two petitions with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board requesting inter partes review of Warsaw Orthopedic, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,444,696.
The ’696 Patent is entitled “Anatomic Spinal
Respironics, Inc., a subsidiary of Koninklijke Philips N.V., filed a petition last Friday with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board requesting inter partes review of ZOLL Medical Corporation’s U.S. Patent No. 6,681,003 to Linder
Carticept Medical, Inc. announced today that it received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration for its Navigator® Delivery System (DS), a computer-controlled injection system. The press release states
Harbor MedTech, Inc., announced today FDA clearance for its first product, Architect™, which it describes as an advanced collagen matrix for treatment of skin wounds. In the press release, Harbor MedTech President and Founder Jerry
St. Jude Medical, Inc. issued a press release today announcing the first patient implant in a clinical trial of the company’s AMPLATZER™ Cardiac Plug (ACP), a device designed to prevent stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial
Interventional cardiology medical device company AngioLight announced today that it has formed a partnership with Medical Technologies Innovation Asia (MTIA). According to AngioLight’s press release, MTIA will perform