IPR / PGR / CBM Medical Device Updates in December 2020

IPR, PGR, and CBM Filings

  • IPR2021-00245: Materialise, NV v. Osteoplastics, LLC
  • IPR2021-00246: Materialise, NV v. Osteoplastics, LLC
  • IPR2021-00247: Materialise, NV v. Osteoplastics, LLC
  • IPR2021-00248: Materialise, NV v. Osteoplastics, LLC
  • IPR2021-00295: Boston Scientific Corp. v. Nevro Corp.
  • IPR2021-00296: Allergan, Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • IPR2021-00312: Allergan, Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • IPR2021-00351: Materialise, NV v. Osteoplastics, LLC
  • IPR2021-00352: Materialise, NV v. Osteoplastics, LLC
  • IPR2021-00353: Materialise, NV v. Osteoplastics, LLC
  • IPR2021-00383: Edwards Lifesciences Corp. v. Cardiovalve Ltd.
  • PGR2021-00015: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00016: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00017: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00018: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00020: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00021: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00022: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00023: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00024: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00025: Allergan Inc. v. BTL Medical Technologies SRO
  • PGR2021-00026: MicroSurgical Technology, Inc. v. The Regents of the University of Colorado

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Institution Decisions

  • Institutions
    • IPR2020-01015: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
    • IPR2020-01016: MED-EL Elektromedizinische Geräte GmbH v. Advanced Bionics AG
    • IPR2020-01019: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
    • IPR2020-01054: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
    • IPR2020-01078: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
  • Institution Denied
    • IPR2020-01082: Sotera Wireless, Inc. v. Masimo Corp.
    • IPR2020-01307: Globus Medical, Inc. v. Moskowitz Family LLC

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Terminations

  • Terminated Before Institution Decision
    • IPR2020-01118: Unified Patents, LLC v. Quartz Auto Technologies LLC (Petitioner withdrew petition)
    • IPR2020-01318: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. (Petitioner withdrew petition)
    • IPR2020-01592: Matrixx Initiatives, Inc. v. Trutek Corp. (Settled)
  • Terminated After Institution – None

 

IPR, PGR, and CBM Final Written Decisions

  • No Claims Unpatentable – None
  • Some Claims Unpatentable – None
  • All Claims Unpatentable
    • IPR2019-00991: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. v. Ethicon LLC
    • IPR2019-01173: Auris Health, Inc. v. Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.

 

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

  • Appeals Filed
    • IPR2019-00975: Oticon Medical AB v. Cochlear Ltd.
    • IPR2019-01173: Auris Health, Inc. v. Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.
  • Appeal Decisions
    • IPR2019-00134: 3Shape A/S v. Align Technology, Inc. (Voluntarily dismissed)

 

* 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.