January 13, 2017 – District Judge Leonard P. Stark denied Defendants C.R. Bard Inc. et al.’s motion for leave to file a motion for summary judgment against Plaintiffs W.L. Gore & Associates Inc. et al. on January 11, 2017 in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. This case involves surgical patents with claims directed towards intraluminal stent grafts. The patents-at-issue are U.S. Patent Nos. 5,700,285, 5,735,892, and 8,221,487, and the case is captioned, W.L. Gore & Associates Inc. et al. v. C.R. Bard Inc. et al., 1-11-cv-00515.
By: Madhundra Sivakumar