IPR / PGR / CBM Medical Device Updates in August 2020

IPR, PGR, and CBM Filings

  • IPR2020-01343: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Life Sciences Limited
  • IPR2020-01344: Medtronic, Inc. v. Teleflex Life Sciences Limited
  • IPR2020-01373: Juki America, Inc. v. ABM International, Inc.
  • IPR2020-01411: Orthofix Medical Inc. v. Spine Holdings, LLC
  • IPR2020-01412: Orthofix Medical Inc. v. Spine Holdings, LLC
  • IPR2020-01426: Sage Products, LLC v. PureWick Corporation
  • IPR2020-01477: Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. v. Paul Hartmann AG
  • IPR2020-01478: Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. v. Paul Hartmann AG
  • IPR2020-01479: Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. v. Paul Hartmann AG
  • IPR2020-01480: Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. v. Paul Hartmann AG
  • IPR2020-01520: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01524: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01526: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01536: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corporation
  • IPR2020-01537: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corporation

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Institution Decisions

  • Institutions
    • IPR2019-01444: EIS GMBH v. Novoluto GmbH
    • IPR2020-00475: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00477: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC
    • IPR2020-00684: NuVasive, Inc. v. Acantha LLC
    • IPR2020-00706: NuVasive, Inc. v. Acantha LLC
  • Institution Denied
    • IPR2020-00474: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. v. Cellect, LLC

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Terminations

  • Terminated Before Institution Decision – None
  • Terminated After Institution – None

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Final Written Decisions

  • No Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00569: RTI Surgical, Inc. v. LifeNet Health
  • Some Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00571: RTI Surgical, Inc. v. LifeNet Health
    • IPR2019-00572: RTI Surgical, Inc. v. LifeNet Health
    • IPR2019-00573: RTI Surgical, Inc. v. LifeNet Health
  • All Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00979: Pfizer Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH

 

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

  • Appeals Filed
    • IPR2019-00329: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, SA v. Indivior UK Limited (Cross appeal filed)
    • IPR2019-00979: Pfizer Inc. v. Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
  • 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.