US-based law firm Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn has hired Simeon Papacostas as a partner in the firm’s IP department.
Medical technology company NeuroGrafix and Toshiba Medical have entered into a settlement agreement following a patent dispute over MRI imaging technology.
The US International Trade Commission has launched an investigation into intravascular administration sets, based on a complaint filed by medical device companies Curlin Medicals, Moog and Zevex.
Law firm Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie has hired Elie Gendloff as of counsel in the firm’s IP practice group in Los Angeles.
Last year was a historic one for the US Federal Trade Commission, according to its “Annual Highlights” report, issued yesterday.
Allergan Pharmaceuticals and genome-editing company Editas Medicine have entered into a strategic research and development agreement over CRISPR technology.
IP management company CPA Global has agreed to pay $5.6 million to medical diagnostic company Run Them Sweet as part of a settlement agreement in a class action lawsuit.
A physician at Aurora Health Care has filed patent infringement complaints against Boston Scientific, St Jude Medical and Abbott Laboratories.
Law firm Perkins Coie has appointed James Hill as a partner in the IP practice in the life sciences industry group.
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has said it won’t review a writ filed by Illumina and its subsidiary Verinata Health in a patent dispute with Ariosa Diagnostics.