IPR / PGR / CBM Medical Device Updates in September 2020

IPR, PGR, and CBM Filings

  • IPR2020-01453: Medtronic CoreValve LLC v. Colibri Heart Valve LLC
  • IPR2020-01454: Medtronic CoreValve LLC v. Colibri Heart Valve LLC
  • IPR2020-01521: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01523: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01538: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01539: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01540: Apple Inc. v. Wiesel
  • IPR2020-01562: Boston Scientific Corp. v. Nevro Corp.
  • IPR2020-01563: Boston Scientific Corp. v. Nevro Corp.
  • IPR2020-01573: New World Medical Inc. v. MicroSurgical Technology, Inc.
  • IPR2020-01592: Matrixx Initiatives, Inc. v. Trutek Corp.
  • IPR2020-01636: SEKO SpA v. CM2W JSC
  • IPR2020-01649: Edwards Lifesciences Corp. v. Colibri Heart Valve LLC
  • IPR2020-01713: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01714: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01715: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01716: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01733: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01737: Apple Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • IPR2020-01738: Myco Industries, Inc. v. BiephEx, LLC

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Institution Decisions

  • Institutions
    • IPR2020-00007: EIS GmbH v. Novoluto GmbH (Instituted on Rehearing)
    • IPR2020-00649: Intuitive Surgical Inc. v. P Tech, LLC
    • IPR2020-00650: Intuitive Surgical Inc. v. P Tech, LLC
    • IPR2020-00678: Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. v. Medtronic, Inc.
    • IPR2020-00679: Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. v. Medtronic, Inc.
    • IPR2020-00680: Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. v. Medtronic, Inc.
    • IPR2020-00712: Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. v. Medtronic, Inc.
    • IPR2020-00713: Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. v. Medtronic, Inc.
    • IPR2020-00715: Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. v. Medtronic, Inc.
  • Institution Denied
    • IPR2020-00714: Axionics Modulation Technologies, Inc. v. Medtronic, Inc.

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Terminations

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

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Final Written Decisions

  • No Claims Unpatentable – None
  • Some Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00570: RTI Surgical, Inc. v. LifeNet Health
  • All Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00894: Paragon 28, Inc. v. Wright Medical Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00895: Paragon 28, Inc. v. Wright Medical Technology, Inc.

 

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

  • Appeals Filed
    • IPR2019-00134: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00361: Alphatec Holdings, Inc. v. NuVasive, Inc. (Appeal and Cross Appeal Filed)
    • IPR2019-00362: Alphatec Holdings, Inc. v. NuVasive, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00408: Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. v. Shockwave Medical, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00409: Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. v. Shockwave Medical, Inc.
    • IPR2019-00546: Alphatec Holdings, Inc. v. NuVasive, Inc.
  • Appeal Decisions
    • IPR2018-00107: St. Jude Medical, LLC v. Snyders Heart Valve LLC (Vacated and Remanded)
    • IPR2018-00564: Garmin International, Inc. v. LoganTree LP (Affirmed)
    • IPR2018-00565: Garmin International, Inc. v. LoganTree LP (Affirmed)

 

* 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.