Court Construes Disputed Terms in a Patent Infringement Action Involving Radiation Therapy Technology

February 21, 2017– District Judge Leonard P. Stark construed disputed terms in a patent infringement action filed by Plaintiff Varian Medical Systems, Inc. against Defendants Elekta AB, Elekta Holdings U.S., Inc., Elekta Instrument AB, and Elekta Inc. in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware on February 16, 2017.  The patent-at-issue is U.S. Patent No. 6,888,919, entitled “Radiotherapy Apparatus Equipped With An Articulable Gantry For Positioning An Imaging Unit,” and the case is captioned, Varian Medical Systems, Inc. v. Elekta AB et al., 1-15-cv-00871.

By: Madhundra Sivakumar