Simbionix Wants McKool Smith Off Patent Suit

Law360, New York (May 11, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The court overseeing Immersion Medical Inc.’s suit against Mentice AB and Simbionix Ltd. over patents related to surgical training systems should disqualify law firm McKool Smith PC and former Judge Samuel F. Baxter from representing Immersion in the case, Simbionix said Monday.

After receiving notice of the Immersion Medical lawsuit, Simbionix’s chief executive, president, chief financial officer and outside counsel conferred with Baxter about the possibility of representing Simbionix in the matter, according to the motion to disqualify counsel Simbionix filed in the U.S. District Court...
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