RSB Spine, LLC v. Xtant Medical Holdings, Inc. (new lawsuit filed)

Defendant: Xtant Medical Holdings, Inc.

Court: D. Del.

Date: Dec 14, 2018

Docket: 1-18-cv-10976

RSB Spine has sued Xtant Medical Holdings, Inc. in the District of Delaware for infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,984,234 and 9,713,537.  RSB Spine accuses Xtant’s Irix-ATM Lumbar Integrated Fusion System and Irix-CTM Cervical Integrated Fusion System of infringement.

RSB Spine, LLC v. Medacta USA, Inc. (new lawsuit filed)

Defendant: Medacta USA, Inc.

Court: D. Del.

Date: Dec 14, 2018

Docket: 1-18-cv-01973

RSB Spine has sued Medacta USA, Inc. in the District of Delaware for infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,984,234 and 9,713,537.  RSB Spine accuses Medacta’s MectaLIF Stand Alone – Flush product of infringement.

RSB Spine, LLC v. RTI Surgical, Inc. (new lawsuit filed)

Defendant: RTI Surgical, Inc.

Court: D. Del

Date: Dec 14, 2018

Docket: 1-18-cv-01975

RSB Spine has sued RTI Surgical, Inc. in the District of Delaware for infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,235,034; 6,984,234; and 9,713,537.  RSB Spine accuses RTI Surgical’s Cequence Anterior Cervical Plate System and the Unison-C Anterior Cervical Fixation System of infringement.

RSB Spine, LLC v. Precision Spine, Inc. (new lawsuit filed)

Defendant: Precision Spine, Inc.

Court: D. Del.

Date: Dec 14, 2018

Docket: 1-18-cv-01974

RSB Spine has sued Precision Spine, Inc. in the District of Delaware for infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,235,034; 6,984,234; and 9,713,537.  RSB Spine accuses Precision Spine’s Vault C Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion System (ACDF) and Vault ALIF System, PrecisionSlimplicity Anterior Cervical Plating System, the Precision Slimplicity Solo Anterior Cervical Plate System, the AccuFit ALIF Plate System, and the AccuFit Lateral Plate System of infringement.

RSB Spine, LLC v. Life Spine, Inc.

Defendant: Life Spine, Inc.

Court: D. Del.

Date: Dec 14, 2018

Docket: 1-18-cv-01972

RSB Spine has sued Life Spine, Inc. in the District of Delaware for infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,235,034; 6,984,234; and 9,713,537.  RSB accuses Life Spine’s Presidio Anterior Lumbar Fixation System, Gruve Anterior Cervical Plate System, Kinetic Dynamic Anterior Cervical Plate System, Neo Anterior Cervical Plate System, Sentry Anterior Lumbar Fixation System, Sentry 4 Lateral Plate System, Dyna-Link Stand Alone Anterior Lumbar System, Pro-Link Stand Alone Cervical Spacer System, and Pro-Link Ti Titanium Stand-Alone Cervical Spacer System of infringement.

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. of Ethicon, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,084,601 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Ethicon, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 12, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-00933

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Benjamin D. M. Wood

May 22, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

December 4, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Ivantis, Inc. of Glaukos Corporation ’s U.S. Patent No. 9,827,143 (Inter Partes Review Denied)

Defendant: Glaukos Corporation

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 11, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-01180

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Ulrike W. Jenks

May 30, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

December 6, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review Denied

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. of Ethicon, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 8,991,677 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Ethicon, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 11, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-00935

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Josiah C. Cocks

May 22, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

December 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Ivantis, Inc. of Glaukos Corporation ’s U.S. Patent No. 6,626,858 (Inter Partes Review Denied)

Defendant: Glaukos Corporation

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 11, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-01147

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Beverly M. Bunting

May 23, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

December 6, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review Denied

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. of Ethicon, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 8,998,058 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Ethicon, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 11, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-00934

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Josiah C. Cocks

May 22, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

December 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Ethicon, Inc. et al. of Board of Regents, The University of Texas System’s U.S. Patent No. 7,033,603

Defendant: Board of Regents, The University of Texas System

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 10, 2018

Docket: IPR2019-00407

December 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Ethicon, Inc. et al. of Board of Regents, The University of Texas System’s U.S. Patent No. 6,596,296

Defendant: Board of Regents, The University of Texas System

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 10, 2018

Docket: IPR2019-00406

December 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. of Shockwave Medical, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,728,091

Defendant: Shockwave Medical, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 10, 2018

Docket: IPR2019-00409

December 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. of Shockwave Medical, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 9,642,673

Defendant: Shockwave Medical, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 10, 2018

Docket: IPR2019-00408

December 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. of Shockwave Medical, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,956,371

Defendant: Shockwave Medical, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 10, 2018

Docket: IPR2019-00405

December 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. of Ethicon LLC f/k/a Ethicon Endo-Surgery, LLC et al.’s U.S. Patent No. 9,113,874 (Inter Partes Review Denied)

Defendant: Ethicon LLC f/k/a Ethicon Endo-Surgery, LLC et al.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 07, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-00938

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Matthew S. Meyers

May 16, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

December 4, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review Denied

Petition for Inter Partes Review by DR Burton Healthcare, LLC of Trudell Medical International’s U.S. Patent No. 9,808,588 (Inter Partes Review Denied)

Defendant: Trudell Medical International

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 03, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-01025

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Christopher C. Kennedy

May 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

November 29, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review Denied

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Kerr Corporation et al. of 3M Innovative Properties Company’s U.S. Patent No. 6,572,693

Defendant: 3M Innovative Properties Company

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Dec 03, 2018

Docket: IPR2019-00370

November 30, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Zimmer Surgical, Inc. et al. of Stryker Corporation’s U.S. Patent No. 9,579,428 (Inter Partes Review Denied)

Defendant: Stryker Corporation

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Nov 30, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-01089

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Barbara A. Parvis

May 21, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

November 28, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review Denied

Petition for Inter Partes Review by HyperBranch Medical Technology, Inc. et al. of Confluent Surgical, Inc. et al.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,876,021 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Confluent Surgical, Inc. et al.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Nov 29, 2018

Docket: IPR2018-01099

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Linda E. Horner

May 21, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

November 27, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review Instituted