Intellectual Property
Jun 17, 2014
 By Jay R. Goldberg and Phil Weilerstein   The 2014 BMEidea competition winners at the MDEA ceremony. [image via NCIIA] National student...
May 16, 2014
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued a record number of patents for medical devices in 2012 (the latest year for which statistics are available...
May 16, 2014
By David J. Dykeman and Michael A. Cohen A medical device company’s success depends, in large part, on the strength and value of its patent portfolio....
Feb 21, 2014
By David J. Dykeman and Michael A. Cohen                       If Paul Revere were riding through...
Jan 24, 2014
By Clark A. D. Wilson, Gardner Groff Greenwald & Villanueva PC                        ...
Jan 15, 2014
A U.S. Court found that Medtronic willfully infringed on an Edwards Lifesciences patent related to its Sapien transcatheter heart valves and ordered the...
Jan 10, 2014
The Massachusetts Medical Device Development Center (M2D2) is holding its third annual New Venture Competition for medical device startups eager to win in...
Sep 26, 2013
Last September, Medtronic's Diabetes division sued Insulet alleging that the company through its OmniPod Insulin Management System willfully infringed on...
Sep 17, 2013
  At-Home Pediatric Diagnostic System How does the device work? The Bluetooth-enabled ear infection diagnostic device is one of potentially many...
Jul 12, 2013
While in the U.S., Medtronic is waiting to finish clinical trials and get regulatory approval for the CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve system, in Germany...