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Federal Circuit Decision in Medical Device Case Sheds Light on “Exceptionality” Analysis for Attorney Fees

In Stone Basket Innovations, LLC v. Cook Medical LLC, a recent case involving the enforcement of a medical device patent, the Federal Circuit affirmed a district court’s denial of attorney fees under 35 U.S.C. § 285. In its opinion, the court provided helpful guidance regarding the factors that impact a potential award of attorney fees … Continue Reading

Medical Device Patent Litigation at the ITC

The International Trade Commission (“ITC”) has become an increasingly popular forum for litigating patent infringement disputes, including for medical device companies.  In fact, over the past few months alone, at least three separate complaints involving medical device companies have been filed at the ITC.  Given the nature of the ITC, this raises the stakes for … Continue Reading