IPR / PGR / CBM Medical Device Updates in July 2020

IPR, PGR, and CBM Filings

  • IPR2020-01199: Hamilton Technologies LLC v. Tehrani
  • IPR2020-01234: Nested Bean, Inc. v. Big Beings USA Pty. Ltd.
  • IPR2020-01259: Balt USA, LLC v. MicroVention, Inc.
  • IPR2020-01303: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01304: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01305: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01306: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01307: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01308: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01309: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01310: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC
  • IPR2020-01317: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.
  • IPR2020-01318: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.
  • IPR2020-01320: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.
  • IPR2020-01341: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Life Sciences Limited
  • IPR2020-01342: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Life Sciences Limited

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Institution Decisions

  • Institutions
    • IPR2020-00476: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
  • Institution Denied
    • IPR2020-00472: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00473: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00559: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00560: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00561: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00562: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00563: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00564: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Terminations

  • Terminated Before Institution Decision – None
  • Terminated After Institution
    • IPR2019-01216: Nevro Corp. v. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp. (Patent Owner request for adverse judgment)
    • IPR2019-01315: Nevro Corp. v. Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corp. (Patent Owner request for adverse judgment)

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Final Written Decisions

  • No Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00151: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00362: Alphatec Holdings, Inc. v. NuVasive, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00546: Alphatec Holdings, Inc. v. NuVasive, Inc.
  • Some Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00152: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00361: Alphatec Holdings, Inc. v. NuVasive, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00405: Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. v. Shockwave Medical, Inc.
  • All Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00134: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00148: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00408: Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. v. Shockwave Medical, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00409: Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. v. Shockwave Medical, Inc.

 

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

  • Appeals Filed
    • IPR2018-01675: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH / IPR2019-00977: Pfizer v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (joined)
    • IPR2018-01676: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH / IPR2019-00978: Pfizer v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (joined)
    • IPR2018-01678: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH / IPR2019-00980: Pfizer v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (joined)
    • IPR2018-01679: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH / IPR2019-00981: Pfizer v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (joined)
    • IPR2018-01680: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH / IPR2019-01022: Pfizer v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (joined)
    • IPR2018-01682: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH / IPR2019-01023: Pfizer v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (joined)
    • IPR2019-00122: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH / IPR2019-00982: Pfizer v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH (joined)
    • IPR2019-00264: LivaNova, Inc. v. Neuro and Cardiac Technologies, LLC
    • IPR2019-00329: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, SA v. Indivior UK Limited
  • Appeal Decisions
    • Fed. Cir. 19-1048 appealing IPR2017-00319: Apple Inc. v. Valencell, Inc. / IPR2017-01555: Fitbit, Inc. v. Valencell, Inc. (joined) (Affirmed-in-part, Vacated-in-part, and Remanded)

 

* 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.