District Court Denies Solana Surgical LLC’s Daubert Motion

April 29, 2016 – On April 26, 2016, Judge Lee Yeakel of the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas denied Solana Surgical LLC’s motion to exclude the testimony of plaintiff’s damages expert, finding that Solana Surgical LLC’s arguments were directed toward the evidentiary weight rather than the admissibility of the expert’s opinion. The patent at issue is U.S. Patent No. 8,584,853, entitled “Method and Apparatus for an Orthopedic Fixation System.”

The case is captioned Biomedical Enterprises, Inc. v. Solana Surgical, LLC, Case No. A-14-cv-0095 (W.D. Tex.).

By: Giancarlo L. Scaccia

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