February 10, 2016 – Acumed LLC filed a complaint for patent infringement against Arthrex, Inc. on February 9, 2016 in the United States District Court for the District of Oregon (Portland Division). The lawsuit relates to Arthrex, Inc’s allegedly infringing Wrist Plating System with Plate Elevator, which is used to reduce wrist fractures. The patent at issue is U.S. Patent No. 8,425,575, entitled: “Bone Plate Supported by a Leg Member and Used as a Lever.” The complaint is captioned Acumed LLC v. Arthrex Inc., Civil Action No. 3:16-cv-00243 (D. Or.).
By: Giancarlo L. Scaccia