Federal Circuit Affirms Mirowski’s Obligation to Pay Medtronic’s Attorneys’ Fees

April 5, 2017 – The Federal Circuit found a Delaware district court did not err in requiring Plaintiff Mirowski Family Ventures to pay $6 million in attorneys’ fees to Defendant Medtronic Inc. pursuant to a 1991 agreement.  The patent-in-suit was RE38,119, entitled “Method and apparatus for treating hemodynamic disfunction.”  The case is number 15-1996 before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

By: Katherine E. Adams

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