Stryker Corp. Files Patent Infringement Complaint Against Zimmer Surgical, Inc.

August 14, 2017 –– Plaintiffs, Stryker Corp. and Stryker Sales Corp. filed a complaint for patent infringement against Defendants Zimmer Surgical, Inc. Zimmer, Inc., and Dornoch Medical Systems, Inc. on August 11, 2017 in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware.  The lawsuit relates to Defendants’ alleged infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 9,579,428 and RE44,920, directed towards a system for collecting waste generated during a surgical procedure.  The case is captioned Stryker Corp. v. Zimmer Surgical, Inc., 1-17-cv-01130.

By: Madhundra Sivakumar