Intellectual Property
Aug 21, 2015
Here are time and money saving patent strategies for early-stage medtech companies.   Roman Fayerberg and David J. Dykeman Venture capital (VC) funding...
Aug 14, 2015
Intellectual property considerations need to be made at every stage of a medical device product lifecycyle to ensure strong protection and increases chances of...
Aug 11, 2015
A recent explosion in the number of granted U.S. medical device patents points to a bright future for the industry. Which regions are leading this innovation?...
Jul 09, 2015
A patent law expert who worked closely with one of the latest darlings of the healthcare IPO world talks about the must-haves for a successful medtech IP...
Jun 12, 2015
Marie Thibault One of the patent reform bills introduced in this Congressional session—the Innovation Act (H.R. 9) is set to advance to the House floor...
Apr 22, 2015
Medical device companies need a superior product and patent protection for their medical devices and related methods of use, but also need to consider a few...
Apr 15, 2015
Marie Thibault The Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA) continues to voice its opposition to patent reform legislation being considered in the...
Mar 19, 2015
Marie Thibault   The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee met this week to discuss patent reform and the best approach to curb patent abuse. Legislation has...
Mar 04, 2015
Marie Thibault Legislation intended to combat patent trolls was introduced in the Senate on March 3 and could impact the medical device industry if signed...
Oct 17, 2014
Ethicon's Harmonic Ace+7 Covidien won the latest battle in its patent war with Ethicon Endo-Surgery today when the U.S. District Court for the...