January 4, 2017 – The Court granted Defendants Osiris Medical, Inc. and Raul Garcia, Jr.’s Motion for Summary Judgment over Plaintiff Medical Components, Inc. and Martech Medical Products, Inc.’s declaratory judgment action. The Court found justiciability concerns, finding that Plaintiffs had failed to satisfy their burden to demonstrate that a real controversy exists as to any of the products that they intend to sell. The patent-at-issue is U.S. Patent No. 7,125,398 titled “Medical needle guard.” The case is 15-cv-305 in the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas.
By: Katherine E. Adams