July 28, 2015 – Allen Medical Systems, Inc. filed a complaint for patent infringement against Schuerch Corporation d/b/a SchureMed on July 27, 2015 in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. The lawsuit relates to SchureMed’s allegedly infringing surgical patient positioning equipment and devices. The patents at issue are Allen Medical’s U.S. Patent No. 6,622,980, entitled: “Socket and Rail Clamp Apparatus,” and U.S. Patent No. RE 41,412, entitled: “Leg Holder System For Simultaneous Positioning in the Abduction and Lithotomy Dimensions.” The complaint has been given Civil Action No. 1:2015-cv-13023.
By: Frederick C. Millett