District Court for the District of Delaware Issues a Non-Infringement Determination in W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc., et al. v. C.R. Bard Inc., 11-CV-00515

October 19, 2015 – Judge Stark of the District Court for the District of Delaware determined that Defendant, C.R. Bard Inc., did not infringe on W.L. Gore and Associates Inc.’s patent. The patent-at-issue was U.S. Patent No. 5,735,892, titled “Intraluminal Stent Graft,” which covers an expandable metal stent for recurrent tracheal obstruction.

By: Giancarlo L. Scaccia

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