Judge Stark issues claim construction opinion on Globus Medical’s Patents

August 18, 2015 – United States District Court Judge Leonard P. Stark issued a “Memorandum Opinion” on claim construction on August 14, construing several claim terms of Globus Medical, Inc.’s U.S. Patent Nos. 8,328,872 and 8,641,768, both entitled “Intervertebral Fusion Implant,” in its lawsuit against DePuy Synthes Products, LLC and DePuy Synthes Sales, Inc.  Globus Medical, Inc. v. DePuy Synthes Products, LLC et al., C.A. No. 13-854-LPS (D. Del.).  Globus Medical’s patents relate to a stand-alone interbody fusion device for implantation in the spine.

By: Frederick C. Millett

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