Claim Construction Order Filed in Wearable Defibrillators Case

May 26, 2016—District Judge Nora Barry Fischer of the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania filed an order construing two terms in U.S. Patent No. 5,607,454 (“Electrotherapy Method and Apparatus”). Plaintiffs, Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. and Philips Electronics North America Corporation, brought a patent infringement suit against Defendant Zoll Lifecor Corporation in September 2012 for several patents, including the ‘454 Patent that is directed toward light weight defibrillators. This case remains pending and is captioned, Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV et al v. Zoll Lifecor Corporation, 2-12-cv-01369 (W. Pa.)

By: H. Rachael Million-Perez

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