July 5, 2017- Plaintiff Orthoaccel Technologies, Inc. filed a complaint of patent infringement against Defendants Propel Orthodontics, LLC, and Propel Orthodontics USA, LLC on July 4, 2017 in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. OrthoAccel is the owner by assignment of U.S. Patent No. 9,662,184, which covers a method of orthodontic remodeling, and alleges that the Defendants have “imported, offered for sale, and/or sold in the United States products under the name VPro5 that infringe the ’184 Patent.” The complaint has been given Civil Action No. 5:17-cv-03801.
By: Namita Dhawan