November 17, 2015 – On Monday, the Supreme Court denied Arthrex Inc.’s certiorari petition, in which Arthrex appealed from a Federal Circuit decision affirming a $29 million verdict to KFx Medical Corp. The patents-at-issue relate to sutures used in reconstructive surgery, and are U.S. Patent Nos. 7,585,311, 8,100,942, and 9,109,969. The case number is 15-291, in the United States Supreme Court.
By: Katherine E. Adams