Petition for Inter Partes Review by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. of Ethicon LLC f/k/a Ethicon Endo-Surgery, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,844,379 (Final Written Decision)

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

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 31, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-00050

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Josiah C. Cocks

October 16, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 31, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

March 26, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 1–3 unpatentable

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Edwards Lifesciences Corp. et al of Colibri Heart Valve LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,125,739 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Colibri Heart Valve LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 31, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01649

September 18, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 26, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Intuitive Surgical, Inc. of Rex Medical, LP’s U.S. Patent No. 9,439,650

Defendant: Rex Medical, LP

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 20, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-00152

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Michael L. Woods

November 19, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

April 29, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

March 26, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 4, 5, 9–18, 20, and 22–24 unpatentable and claims 6–8, 19, and 21 not unpatentable

Petition for Inter Partes Review by New World Medical, Inc. of MicroSurgical Technology, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 10,123,905 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: MicroSurgical Technology, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 19, 2021

Docket: IPR2021-00065

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Ryan H. Flax

October 16, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 16, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by New World Medical, Inc. of MicroSurgical Technology, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 9,107,729 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: MicroSurgical Technology, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 19, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01573

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Ryan H. Flax

September 4, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 16, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Boston Scientific Corp. et al of Nevro Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 10,076,665 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Nevro Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 19, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01563

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Barry L. Grossman

September 8, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 16, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Boston Scientific Corp. et al of Nevro Corp.’s U.S. Patent No. 9,002,460 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Nevro Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 19, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01562

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge James A. Worth

September 8, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 16, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Medtronic CoreValve LLC of Colibri Heart Valve LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,125,739 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Colibri Heart Valve LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 12, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01454

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge James A. Tartal

September 2, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 10, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Medtronic CoreValve LLC of Colibri Heart Valve LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 8,900,294 (Inter Partes Review Denied)

Defendant: Colibri Heart Valve LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 09, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01453

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Erica A. Franklin

September 2, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 5, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review denied

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Auris Health, Inc. of Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 6,522,906 (Final Written Decision)

Defendant: Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.

Court: Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.

Date: Mar 05, 2021

Docket: IPR2019-01547

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Ulrike W. Jenks

August 30, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 4, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

March 3, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 16, 22, 23, 25, 26, 51, and 53 not unpatentable

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Auris Health, Inc. of Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,142,447 (Final Written Decision)

Defendant: Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 05, 2021

Docket: IPR2019-01533

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Ulrike W. Jenks

August 29, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

March 4, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

March 3, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 1–5 not unpatentable

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Orthofix Medical Inc. of Spine Holdings, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,216,096 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Spine Holdings, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Mar 01, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01412

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge John P. Pinkerton

August 28, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

February 25, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Medtronic of Teleflex Innovations Sarl n/k/a Teleflex Medical Devices Sarl’s U.S. Patent No. RE46116 (Inter Partes Reviews Instituted)

Defendant: Teleflex Innovations Sarl n/k/a Teleflex Medical Devices Sarl

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 26, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01343; IPR2020-01344

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge James A. Tartal

August 1, 2020 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

February 24, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Orthofix Medical Inc. of Spine Holdings, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,649,203 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Spine Holdings, LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 25, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01411

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Zhenyu Yang

August 26, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

February 23, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes instituted

Petitions for Inter Partes Review by Medtronic, Inc. et al of Teleflex Life Sciences Limited’s U.S. Patent No. 8,142,413 (Inter Partes Review Instituted)

Defendant: Teleflex Life Sciences Limited

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 11, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01341; IPR2020-01342

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Sheridan K. Snedden

July 30, 2020 — Petitions for Inter Partes Review filed

February 9, 2021 — Petitions for Inter Partes instituted

Petition for Inter Partes Review by Globus Medical, Inc. of Moskowitz Family LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 10,028,740 (Inter Partes Review Denied)

Defendant: Moskowitz Family LLC

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 09, 2021

Docket: IPR2020-01309

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Meredith C. Petravick

July 21, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

February 5, 2021 — Petition for Inter Partes Review denied

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

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 08, 2021

Docket: IPR2019-01341

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Jason W. Melvin

July 18, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

January 23, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

January 19, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 1, 3, 5, 6, and 9 unpatentable and claim 7 not unpatentable

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

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 08, 2021

Docket: IPR2019-01340

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Robert A. Pollock

July 18, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

January 23, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

January 19, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 1–18 unpatentable

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

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 08, 2021

Docket: IPR2019-01318

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Michael W. Kim

July 15, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

January 23, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

January 19, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 1–5 and 7–10 unpatentable and claim 6 not unpatentable

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

Defendant: Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp.

Court: Patent Trial and Appeal Board

Date: Feb 08, 2021

Docket: IPR2019-01313

Judge: Administrative Patent Judge Robert A. Pollock

July 15, 2019 — Petition for Inter Partes Review filed

January 21, 2020 — Petition for Inter Partes Review instituted

January 19, 2021 — Final Written Decision finding claims 1–5, 7, 9, and 11–17 unpatentable