Intellectual Property
Mar 29, 2017
Medical technology continues to lead other fields in terms of commercialization, as medical technology innovators remained at the top of the European Patent...
Mar 27, 2017
A look at the current patent landscape in the field of robotic-assisted surgery, a rapidly growing area of medical technology. David Cohen, PhD The field of...
Jan 30, 2017
Theft of intellectual property is a real threat in the medical device industry, and cybersecurity is only the first step to protecting precious IP. Bart...
Nov 17, 2016
Here are ten strategies that medical device makers of all sizes can use to build a solid patent portfolio. Hyeongsu Rick Park and Ron Schoenbaum Medical...
Sep 15, 2016
Changes to the U.S. patent system over the past several years are hurting the medical device industry. Eb Bright For generations here in the United States,...
Aug 25, 2016
Several of the surgical robotics company’s patents are set to expire at the end of the year, which could open the door to even more competition. Josué Villalta...
Aug 25, 2016
What should a startup in either the medical or wellness wearable device space be doing about IP? Gerard von Hoffmann and Bryan Wahl We are exploding into a...
Jul 29, 2016
What does Brexit mean for the protection of intellectual property in the medical device industry? Jay Erstling Brexit will no doubt have an impact on the US...
Jul 11, 2016
Here are five instances of small companies that brought patent challenges against medtech giants—but did it pay off?   Patents and technical know-how...
Jul 11, 2016
Arthrex vs Smith & Nephew It's a stretch to call Arthrex small, since the orthopedic company is one of Florida's largest private companies with...