Viveve, Inc. Alleges Patent Infringement by ThermiGen, ThermiAesthetics, and Dr. Alinsod

Oct. 24, 2016 – Plaintiff Viveve, Inc. filed patent infringement suit against Defendants ThermiGen, LLC, ThermiAesthetics, LLC, and Dr. Red Alinsod (collectively, “Defendants”), alleging infringement of its patent, U.S. Patent No. 8,961,511, entitled “Vaginal Remodeling Device and Methods.”  Viveve alleges that ThermiGen’s vaginal reconstruction procedure, ThermiVa, and ThermiAesthetics’ product, ThermiVa RF Generator System, infringe Viveve’s patented methods, and that Dr. Alinsod has used, offered for sale, and/or sold the ThermiVa procedure.  The case is number 2:16-cv-1189, and is currently pending before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

By: Katherine E. Adams

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