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  • Boston Scientific Files IPR Petitions Against Nevro

    Boston Scientific filed two petitions with the Patent Trial and Appeal Board on May 14, 2015 requesting inter partes review of Nevro's U.S. Patent No. 8,359,102.    The petitions were assigned Case Nos. IPR2015-01203 and IPR2015-01204.  The '102 Patent, which is entitled "Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems a ...
  • CardioNet Sues InfoBionic

    On May 8, 2015 CardioNet, LLC and Braemar Manufacturing, LLC sued InfoBionic in the United States District Court, District of Massachusetts.  The lawsuit alleges that InfoBionic's MoMe® Kardia System infringes four of Braemar's patents that are exclusively licensed to CardioNet: U.S. Patent No. 6,225,901, entitled "Reprogrammable remote sensor monitoring system," which issued on May 1, 2001 ...
  • Medical Device Tax Repeal Heating Up

    Following up on the hearing from B. Braun Medical Inc. advocating for the repeal of the medical device tax, according to news sources, more than a dozen House Democrats are pressuring leadership to advance a bill repealing ObamaCare's medical device tax before Memorial Day (May 25).  Leading the charge is Representative Scott Peters (Calif.), who, in a letter dated May 1, urged a "timely pa ...
  • Jun


    MD&M East

    Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

    June 09 - 11, 2015

    New York, NY

    For over 30 years, MD&M East has been your trusted resource for every aspect of medical device development. No matter where you are in the product development life cycle, you’ll find the thought-leadership, education, business partnerships and suppliers, and resources you require to bring your medical device from paper to patient.

  • Jun


    WBBA Life Science Innovation NW

    Washington State Convention Center

    June 30 - July 1, 2015

    Seattle, WA

    Life Science Innovation Northwest is dedicated to bringing together world-class innovators in biopharma, medical technology, non-profits, research, global health, digital health, biofuels and veterinary medicine. Public and private investors, investment bankers and industry executives focused on business development and partnering opportunities in life sciences find Life Science Innovation Northwest one of the most productive conferences […]

  • Oct


    TCT 2015 – Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics

    October 12 - 16, 2015

    San Francisco, CA

    Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) is the world’s largest educational meeting specializing in interventional cardiovascular medicine. For over 25 years, TCT has been the center of cutting-edge educational content. TCT showcases the latest advances in current therapies and clinical research. Our longstanding commitment to lifesaving innovation translates into improved patient care.