Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Lumenis Be Ltd. of BTL Healthcare Technologies AS’s U.S. Patent No. 10,124,187

Defendant: BTL Healthcare Technologies AS

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Sep 20, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01404; IPR2021-01405

September 13, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Lumenis Be Ltd. of BTL Healthcare Technologies AS’s U.S. Patent No. 10,821,295

Defendant: BTL Healthcare Technologies AS

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Sep 20, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01402; IPR2021-01403

September 13, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. of Medtronic, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,036,756 (Final Written Decision)

Defendant: Medtronic, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Sep 20, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-00715

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Alyssa A. Finamore

March 16, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

September 15, 2020 — Inter Partes Review instituted

September 13, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding Claims 1, 2, 5, 7, 13–15, and 18 not unpatentable

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. of Medtronic, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,626,314 (Final Written Decision)

Defendant: Medtronic, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Sep 20, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-00679

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Alyssa A. Finamore

September 15, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

September 15, 2020 — Inter Partes Review instituted

September 13, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding Claims 1, 2, 4, 7, 10–12, 14, and 18–24 not unpatentable

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. et al of Medtronic, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,774,069 (Final Written Decision)

Defendant: Medtronic, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Sep 20, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-00678

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Eric C. Jeschke

September 15, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

September 15, 2020 — Inter Partes Review instituted

September 13, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding Claims 5, 6, 8, and 9 unpatentable and Claim 7 not unpatentable

Theragun, Inc. v. Golovan Ltd. d/b/a GetKraft et al. (New Lawsuit Filed)

Defendant: Golovan Ltd. d/b/a GetKraft et al.

Court: Southern District of Florida

Date: Sep 10, 2021

Docket: 1-21-cv-23285

Judge: Unassigned

Theragun, Inc. has sued Golovan Ltd. d/b/a GetKraft for infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 10,702,448 and 10,918,565 (both entitled “Percussive Massage Device and Method of Use”) in the Southern District of Florida.  Theragun accuses GetKraft’s “Kraftgun Force” of infringement.

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Intuitive Surgical Inc. of P Tech, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,149,281 (Final Written Decision)

Defendant: P Tech, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Sep 10, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-00650

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Sheridan K. Snedden

February 26, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

September 11, 2020 — Inter Partes Review instituted

September 8, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 1–20 unpatentable

NuVasive, Inc. v. Alphatec Holdings, Inc. et al. (Summary Judgment)

Defendant: Alphatec Holdings and Alphatec Spine, Inc.

Court: Southern District of California

Date: Sep 02, 2021

Docket: 3-18-cv-00347

Judge: Hon. Cathy Ann Bencivengo, United States District Judge

The court denied NuVasive’s motion for summary judgment of infringement of two of its spinal fusion patents, U.S. Patent Nos. 8,187,334 and 8,361,156.  The court also denied NuVasive’s motion for summary judgment that the same patents were entitled to the priority date of an earlier provisional application.  Further, the court granted Alphatec’s motion for summary judgment of invalidity for indefiniteness of U.S. Patent No. 8,361,156 but denied Alphatec’s motion for summary judgment of invalidity for indefiniteness of U.S. Patent No. 8,187,334.

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Coloplast A/S of Pamarope Pty Limited’s U.S. Patent No. 10,925,715

Defendant: Pamarope Pty Limited

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Sep 01, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01437

August 31, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Stryker Corporation et al of OsteoMed LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 10,245,085

Defendant: OsteoMed LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 31, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01453

August 30, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Stryker Corporation et al of OsteoMed LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,763,716

Defendant: OsteoMed LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 31, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01452

August 30, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Stryker Corporation et al of OsteoMed LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,351,776

Defendant: OsteoMed LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 31, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01451

August 30, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Stryker Corporation et al of OsteoMed LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 8,529,608

Defendant: OsteoMed LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 31, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01450

August 30, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Post Grant Review by Spinal Elements, Inc. of Spectrum Spine IP Holdings, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 10,709,575 (Post Grant Review Instituted)

Defendant: Spectrum Spine IP Holdings, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 25, 2021

Docket: PGR2021-00050

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Ulrike W. Jenks

February 9, 2021 — Petition for Post Grant Review filed

August 23, 2021 — Petition for Post Grant Review instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Medtronic CoreValve LLC et al of Speyside Medical, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,603,708 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Speyside Medical, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 20, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-00244

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Michelle N Ankenbrand

January 20, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

August 18, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Medtronic CoreValve LLC et al of Speyside Medical, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,445,897 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Speyside Medical, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 18, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-00243

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Patrick R. Scanlon

January 20, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

August 16, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Medtronic CoreValve LLC et al of Speyside Medical, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 8,377,118 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Speyside Medical, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 18, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-00239

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Patrick R. Scanlon

January 20, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

August 16, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Lumenis Ltd. of BTL Healthcare Technologies AS’s U.S. Patent No. 10,709,894

Defendant: BTL Healthcare Technologies AS

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 16, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01278; IPR2021-01285

August 13, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Lumenis Ltd. of BTL Healthcare Technologies AS’s U.S. Patent No. 10,478,634

Defendant: BTL Healthcare Technologies AS

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 16, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-01273; IPR2021-01280

August 13, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Apple, Inc. of Omni MedSci, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 10,517,484 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Omni MedSci, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 10, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-00453

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Brian J. McNamara

January 22, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

August 6, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted