IPR / PGR / CBM Medical Device Updates in June 2020

IPR, PGR, and CBM Filings

  • IPR2020-01033: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01054: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01074: Metall Zug AG v. Carl Zeiss Meditech AG
  • IPR2020-01075: Metall Zug AG v. Carl Zeiss Meditech AG
  • IPR2020-01076: Metall Zug AG v. Carl Zeiss Meditech AG
  • IPR2020-01077: Metall Zug AG v. Carl Zeiss Meditech AG
  • IPR2020-01078: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01082: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01087: Align Technology, Inc. v. 3Shape A/S
  • IPR2020-01088: Align Technology, Inc. v. 3Shape A/S
  • IPR2020-01089: Align Technology, Inc. v. 3Shape A/S
  • IPR2020-01094: Philip Morris Products SA v. RAI Strategic Holdings, Inc.
  • IPR2020-01118: Unified Patents, LLC v. Quartz Auto Technologies LLC

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Institution Decisions

  • Institutions
    • IPR2019-01302: EIS GMBH v. Novoluto GmbH (Instituted on Rehearing)
    • IPR2020-00126: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Medical Devices SARL
    • IPR2020-00127: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Medical Devices SARL
    • IPR2020-00128: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Medical Devices SARL
    • IPR2020-00129: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Medical Devices SARL
    • IPR2020-00130: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Medical Devices SARL
    • IPR2020-00132: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Innovations SARL
    • IPR2020-00134: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Innovations SARL
    • IPR2020-00135: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Innovations SARL
    • IPR2020-00136: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Innovations SARL
    • IPR2020-00176: MED-EL Elektromedizinische Geraete GmbH v. Sonova AG
    • IPR2020-00190: MED-EL Elektromedizinische Geraete GmbH v. Advanced Bionics AG
    • IPR2020-00300: Metall Zug AG v. Carl Zeiss Meditec AG
    • IPR2020-00659: Kavo Dental Technologies, LLC v. Osseo Imaging, LLC
    • IPR2020-00671: Kavo Dental Technologies, LLC v. Osseo Imaging, LLC
    • IPR2020-00672: Kavo Dental Technologies, LLC v. Osseo Imaging, LLC
  • Institution Denied
    • IPR2020-00131: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Medical Devices SARL
    • IPR2020-00133: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Innovations SARL

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Terminations

  • Terminated Before Institution Decision
    • IPR2020-00209: Apple Inc. v. Omni MedSci, Inc. (Settled)
  • Terminated After Institution
    • IPR2020-00029: Apple Inc. v. Omni MedSci, Inc. (Settled)

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Final Written Decisions

  • No Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00150: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00163: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00223: CR Bard, Inc. v. Medline Industries, Inc.
  • Some Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00329: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, SA v. Indivior UK Limited
  • All Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00132: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00153: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00208: CR Bard, Inc. v. Medline Industries, Inc.

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Appeals (Filings and Decisions)

  • Appeals Filed
    • IPR2018-01129: Lectrosonics, Inc. v. Zaxcom, Inc.
    • IPR2018-01130: Lectrosonics, Inc. v. Zaxcom, Inc.
    • IPR2018-01670: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
    • IPR2019-00035: CR Bard, Inc. v. Medline Industries, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00036: CR Bard, Inc. v. Medline Industries, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00109: CR Bard, Inc. v. Medline Industries, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00223: CR Bard, Inc. v. Medline Industries, Inc.
  • Appeal Decisions – None

 

* Updates include IPR, PGR, and CBM proceedings at the PTAB with patent technologies categorized as Surgery and Medical Instruments, including “37D Medical and Surgical Instruments, Treatment Devices, Surgery and Surgical Supplies (and all subcategories),” “37E Medical Instruments, Diagnostic Equipment, and Treatment Devices (and all subcategories),” “623 Prosthesis (i.e., Artificial Body Members), Parts Thereof, or Aids and Accessories Therefor,” and “A61B Diagnosis : Surgery : Identification.” Patents in these categories that are not medical devices, such patents related to automobiles, were excluded from the analysis.