Defendant: Tyco Healthcare Group LP (Covidien
Date: May 23, 2011
Judge: Andrew J. Wistrich
Patent infringement suit regarding alleged infringement of Applied’s U.S. Reissued Pat. No. RE 42,379 entitled “Gas-Tight Seal Accommodating Surgical Instruments with a Wide Range of Diameters” by Covidien’s VERSAPORT PLUS trocar products.