Blog Tag: Patents

Heart Failure Technologies Seeks Inter Partes Review of CardioKinetix Patent

Heart Failure Technologies Seeks Inter Partes Review of CardioKinetix Patent

Heart Failure Technologies, LLC filed a petition yesterday with the Patent Trial and Appeals Board for inter partes review of CardioKinetix, Inc.’s  U.S. Patent No. 7,582,051.  The ‘051 patent, entitled “Peripheral

OrbusNeich Sues Boston Scientific In Ireland

OrbusNeich Sues Boston Scientific In Ireland

OrbusNeich Medical Inc. and its subsidiary, Orbus International B.V., announced on Friday a lawsuit against Boston Scientific Corp. in Ireland for alleged patent infringement.  According to the press release, the lawsuit

Federal Circuit Affirms $42 Million Award in Boston Scientific v. Cordis Corporation

Federal Circuit Affirms $42 Million Award in Boston Scientific v. Cordis Corporation

Boston Scientific has prevailed in the appeal of its lawsuit against Cordis Corporation.  Boston Scientific alleged in the lawsuit that Cordis’ 2.25 mm Cypher Sirolimus DES coronary stent infringed U.S. Pat. No. 5,922,021, entitled

New Suit Targets Rex Medical’s Vena Cava Filter

New Suit Targets Rex Medical’s Vena Cava Filter

EVM Systems, LLC has filed a new lawsuit targeting Rex Medical, L.P. and Argon Medical Devices, Inc.  The lawsuit alleges infringement of U.S. Patent No. 8,052,670, entitled “Medical Device With Slotted Memory Metal Tube.”  According

Back in Five and Infinite Int’l Settle Suit

Back in Five, LLC, has settled its patent infringement lawsuit against Infinite International, Inc.  A consent decree entered in the District Court enjoins Infinite International from manufacturing and selling devices that infringe

Norred v. Medtronic Targets Medtronic’s Aortic Valve Technology

A new patent infringement suit has been filed against Medtronic and CoreValve targeting percutaneous aortic valve implantation technology.  The lawsuit was brought by a cardiologist, Troy Norred, and alleges infringement of Norred’s

New Suit Targets C.R. Bard

C.R. Bard, Inc., and Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc., are the latest targets of a series of lawsuits brought by LifeScreen Sciences LLC.  LifeScreen filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the District of Delaware on January 30 accusing 

Federal Circuit Upholds Lower Court Decision in Edwards Lifesciences v. CoreValve

Edwards Lifesciences succeeded in its appeal at the Federal Circuit in the lawsuit Edwards Lifesciences v. CoreValve.  Edwards’ lawsuit asserted that the Medtronic CoreValve ReValving system infringed U.S. Patent No. 5,411,552,

TP Orthodontics Sues Hangzhou Shinye and Global Orthodontics

TP Orthodontics, Inc. sued Hangzhou Shinye Orthodontic Products and Global Orthodontics in the Northern District of Illinois.  The lawsuit alleges that Hangzhou Shinye’s “Transmission Series Brackets” infringe U.S. Patent