Boston Sci Appeals Cordis Stent Patent Win

Law360, New York (April 12, 2010, 2:28 PM EDT) -- Boston Scientific Corp. has appealed a decision holding two of Cordis Corp.'s heart stent patents enforceable in a long-running infringement dispute between the medical device maker rivals.

The defendant lodged a notice of appeal in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Friday, challenging an August decision that reversed an earlier ruling finding the two Cordis patents unenforceable due to inequitable conduct.

In the August decision, issued on remand from the Federal Circuit, Judge Sue L. Robinson of the U.S. District Court for...
To view the full article, register now.