Intellectual Property
Mar 11, 2013
For six years, the BIOMEDevice Boston event has addressed design, regulation, innovations, and human factors of medical devices. This year, the conference will...
Mar 01, 2013
Having a basic understanding of patent law is more important to those in the medical device and diagnostics industry now than it has ever been. Major recent...
Jan 04, 2013
In the Prometheus case in early 2012, the Supreme Court struck down two patents covering a method for using blood tests to determine the dosage of thiopurines...
Apr 19, 2012
Now that the dust has is settling on the passage of U.S. patent reform legislation, the medical device industry will need to determine exactly what legal...
Jan 19, 2012
MD+DI has three new features dedicated to intellectual property. The first new feature is the first in a series on the impact of patent reform on medical...
Oct 26, 2011
  Whether to obtain patent coverage outside the home market is an important question for medical device developers to consider. A company might choose to...
Feb 03, 2010
Boston Scientific has agreed to pay $1.7 billion to Johnson & Johnson’s Cordis subsidiary to settle the long-running legal battle over three patents...