PTAB Issues Adverse Judgment Against Medline Industries in IPR Dispute with C.R. Bard

August 13, 2015 – In an August 11, 2015 Judgment, the PTAB granted Medline Industries, Inc.’s Request for Adverse Judgment requesting cancellation of the only claim remaining in an inter partes review filed by C.R. Bard, Inc.  Medline requested the PTAB cancel claim 21 of U.S. Patent No. 8,631,935, directed to a catheter tray packaging system.  As a result of the PTAB’s final written decision in Case No. IPR2015-00513, no claims remain in dispute and the proceeding has been terminated.

By: Ketan V. Patel

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