PTAB Institutes Review of Hearing Aid Patent

September 7, 2017 – On September 5 2017, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board instituted inter partes review of claims 1, 11, and 12 of Cochlear Bone Anchored Solutions AB’s U.S. Patent No. 7,043,040, entitled “Hearing Aid Apparatus.”

The case is captioned Petition for Inter Partes Review by Oticon Medical AB, PTAB-IPR2017-01019, before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.

By: Joyce L. Nadipuram