Acantha LLC v. DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. et al (JMOL)

Defendant: DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. et al

Court: E.D. Wisconsin

Date: Aug 07, 2019

Docket: 15-c-1257

Judge: Cheif Judge William C. Greisbach

The court granted DePuy’s motion for judgment of a matter of law as to no literal infringement as to its Zero-P VA product.  The court denied the remainder of the motion.

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Auris Health, Inc. et al. of Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 6,246,200

Defendant: Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Aug 06, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01448

August 5, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Nevro Corp. of Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,682,447

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 19, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01341

July 18, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Nevro Corp. of Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 6,381,496

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 19, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01340

July 18, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Nevro Corp. of Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,127,298

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 19, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01315

July 18, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Veterinary Orthopedic Implants, Inc. of DePuy Synthes Products, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,523,921

Defendant: DePuy Synthes Products, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 16, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01331; IPR2019-01332; IPR2019-01333

July 15, 2019 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Nevro Corp. of Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 9,162,071

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 16, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01318

July 15, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Nevro Corp. of Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,496,404

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 16, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01313

July 15, 2019 — 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: Jul 16, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-00409

July 11, 2019 — 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: Jul 16, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-00405

July 9, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Nevro Corp. of Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,822,480

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01284

July 10, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Nevro Corp. of Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,177,690

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01216

July 10, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Alphatec Holdings, Inc. et al. of NuVasive, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,187,334 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: NuVasive, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-00361; IPR2019-00546

December 21, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed (IPR2019-00361)

January 10, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed (IPR2019-00546)

July 9, 2019 — Inter Partes Reviews instituted

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Cook Incorporated et al. of Medtronic Vascular, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,264,632 (Inter Partes Reviews Instituted)

Defendant: Medtronic Vascular, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jun 18, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-00205; IPR2019-00206

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge James A. Tartal

November 12, 2018 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

June 4, 2019 — Inter Partes Reviews instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Auris Health, Inc. et al. of Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 6,800,056

Defendant: Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jun 14, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01189

June 13, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Rex Medical, LP v. Medtronic PLC et al (new lawsuit filed)

Defendant: Medtronic PLC et al

Court: D. Del.

Date: Jun 14, 2019

Docket: 1:19-cv-01092

Rex Medical, LP has sued Medtronic PLC and Covidien LP in the District of Delaware for infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 9,439,650 and 10,136,892 (both entitled “Apparatus and method for resectioning gastro-esophageal tissue”).  Rex Medical accuses products sold under the Endo GIA brand of infringement, including the Endo GIA™ 30 mm Reload with Tri-8 Staple™ Technology, the Endo GIA™ Curved Tip Reload with Tri-Staple™ Technology, the Endo GIA™ Black Reload with Tri-Staple™ Technology, the Endo GIA™ Radial Reload with Tri-Staple™ Technology, and the Endo GIA™ Reinforced Reload (45 mm AMT and/or 60 mm AXT) with Tri-Staple™ Technology .

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Auris Health, Inc. et al. of Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,801,601

Defendant: Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jun 13, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-01173

June 12, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Cook Incorporated et al. of Medtronic, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 6,306,141 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Medtronic, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Boar

Date: Jun 13, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-00123

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Ken B. Barrett

November 9, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

June 11, 2019 — Inter Partes Review instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Propel Orthodontics, LLC of OrthoAccel Technologies, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 9,662,184 (Final Written Decision)

Defendant: OrthoAccel Technologies, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jun 12, 2019

Docket: IPR2018-00296

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Scott A. Daniels

December 15, 2017 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

June 11, 2018 — Inter Partes Review Instituted

June 10, 2019 — Final Written Decision finding Claims 1–27 unpatentable

 

Petition for Inter Partes Review by CR Bard, Inc. et al. of Medline Industries, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 9,808,596 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Medline Industries, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Jun 10, 2019

Docket: IPR2019-00223

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Mitchell G. Weatherly

November 7, 2018 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

June 6, 2019 — Inter Partes Review instituted