Hospira, Others Sued Over Infusion Pump Patent

Law360, New York (April 27, 2011, 6:13 PM EDT) -- Specialty pharmaceuticals company Hospira Inc. and others were accused Wednesday in Illinois federal court of infringing a patent that covers infusion pump technology.

Crystal Lake, Ill.-based Pompare Technologies LLC accuses Hospira, Cerner Corp. and Epic Systems Corp. of providing and selling infusion management devices to hospitals and health care facilities that violate the patent-in-suit.

The defendants’ “acts of infringement have injured Pompare, and Pompare is entitled to recover damages adequate to compensate it for such infringement, but in no event less than a reasonable royalty,” according...
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