EVM Lobs Patent Suit At Boston Sci, Cordis, Abbott

Law360, New York (August 24, 2010, 12:49 PM EDT) -- EVM Systems LLC has slapped health care giants Cordis Corp., Boston Scientific Corp. and Abbott Laboratories Inc. with a suit alleging they have infringed two patents related to vascular filters used to prevent pulmonary embolisms.

Texas-based EVM filed suit Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, arguing that the alleged infringement at the hands of the three companies, as well as Abbott affiliate Abbott Vascular Inc., has caused irreparable damage that will continue unless an injunction is issued.

The complaint alleges...
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