Senior Judge Robinson Construes Heart Valve Patent Claim Terms

On June 1, 2017, Senior Delaware District Court Judge Robinson issued a Markman order construing 14 claim terms from 4 heart valve patents asserted by Boston Scientific against Edwards Lifesciences.

The case is captioned Boston Scientific Corporation et al v. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation,  Docket No.1-16-cv-00275, in the District of Delaware.  The subject patents are U.S. Patent Nos. 7,510,575, 9,168,133, and 9,393,383, entitled “Prosthetic Heart Valve and Method,” and U.S. Patent No. 8,992,608, entitled “Everting Heart Valve.”

By: Sean C. McDonagh