PTAB instituted IPR in ConMed Corp. and Linvatec Corp. v. Bonutti Skeletal Innovations LLC

March 11, 2014 – The PTAB granted a petition submitted by ConMed Corporation and Linvatec Corporation, Petitioners, to institute an inter partes review of Patent No. 6,500,195, owned by Bonutti Skeletal Innovations, LLC (IPR2013-00624). The ’195 Patent is directed to a suture anchoring system. Administrative Patent Judges Michael R. Zecher, Benjamin M. Wood and Mitchell G. Weatherly granted the petition.