Court: United States Patent Office, Patent Trial and Appeal Board
Date: Oct 04, 2013
October 1, 2013 – Based on the Board’s claim construction, the Board determined that there is a reasonable likelihood that Becton Dickinson & Company would prevail in showing unpatentability of certain claims. Therefore, the Board authorized institution of an inter partes review of those claims.
April 4, 2013 – Becton, Dickinson & Company petitions for Inter Partes Review at the United States Patent Office for U.S. Patent No. 5,704,914 to Stocking, requesting cancellation of Claims 22-26, 28, 29, and 31. The ‘914 patent is directed to a Catheter Placement Assembly.
- U.S. Patent No. 5,704,914 to Stocking - Catheter Placement Assembly [991 kB]
- Petition [511.86 kB]