Federal Circuit Affirms Noninfringement Findings In Patent Dispute
(May 13, 2016, 9:57 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Arguments by two patent plaintiffs that a New Jersey federal judge erroneously construed various disputed terms in a hip implant socket assembly patent were rejected May 12 by the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (Howmedica Osteonics Corp., et al. v. Zimmer Inc., et al., Nos. 15-1232, -1234, -1239, Fed. Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 8701).
(Decision available. Document #16-160516-020Z.)
According to the appellate panel of Circuit Judges Kathleen M. O’Malley, S. Jay Plager and Evan Wallach, U.S. Judge Susan D. Wigenton of...