Petition for Inter Partes Review by Smith & Nephew, Inc.

October 20, 2016 – Smith & Nephew, Inc. filed a petition for inter partes review on U.S. Patent No. 9,216,025, titled “Joint arthroplasty devices and surgical tools.” The patent claims a surgical system for repair articular surfaces. The case is pending in the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and is captioned Petition for Inter Partes Review by Smith & Nephew, Inc., IPR2017-00115.

By Una Fan