Fed. Circ. Remands Prosthetics Patent Suit

Law360, New York (January 4, 2011, 8:04 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit has sent prosthetics maker The Ohio Willow Wood Co.'s patent infringement suit against rival Thermo-Ply Inc. back to a district court, following a settlement deal struck by the feuding companies.

A three-judge panel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Tuesday granted Thermo-Ply Inc. and The Ohio Willow Wood Co.'s joint motion to remand the appeal of their dispute over a patent covering prosthetics technology, sending the case back down to the lower court only so that it may...
To view the full article, register now.