Judge Dismisses Playtex Patent Suit Vs. P&G
The judge said P&G's Tampax Pearl Plastic tampon applicator does not violate the Playtex patent because the patent does not cover devices with entirely curved surfaces. The finger grip of the Playtex applicator has flat surfaces, while the Pearl Plastic applicator has curved, contoured surfaces.
In May, a jury in the U.S. District Court in Manhattan awarded...
To view the full article, register now.