On January 17, 2019, Solta Medical, Inc. (“Plaintiff”) filed a complaint against Sciton, Inc. (“Defendant”) for infringement of U.S. Reissue Patent Nos. RE42,594 (“the ‘594 Patent”) and RE43,881 (“the ‘881 Patent”). The ‘594 and ‘881 Patents are owned by the Plaintiff and are drawn to methods of treating skin tissue using a laser treatment device and process with controlled cooling. The Plaintiff is asserting that the Defendant is infringing the ‘594 and ‘881 Patents by using and instructing the use of the HALO Hybrid Fractional Laser and the ProFractional devices. The case remains pending and is captioned 1:19-cv-00100 (D. Del.).
By: April Breyer Menon