Greatbatch Requests Entry of Adverse Judgment in IPR Against AVX Corporation

November 23, 2015 – Patent Trial and Appeal Board Administrative Patent Judge Jon B. Tornquist issued a judgment and final written decision on November 19, granting Patent Owner Greatbatch Ltd.’s request for adverse judgment in Case IPR2015-007123.   The patent-in-suit in this IPR was U.S. Patent No. 7,035,077, entitled “Device to Protect an Active Implantable Medical Device Feedthrough Capacitor From Stray Laser Weld Strikes, and Related Manufacturing Process.”

By: Frederick C. Millett

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