Thermage Expands Patent Suit Vs. Syneron Over Wrinkle Treatment

Law360, New York (December 10, 2004, 12:00 AM EST) -- Thermage Inc. has added five patents to its infringement suit against Syneron Medical Ltd. over a wrinkle treatment, three months after losing a bid for a preliminary injunction against the Israeli rival.

The patents relate to “methods and devices for tightening skin and achieving other beneficial improvements in skin and tissue structures, all without damaging the skin surface,” the company said in a statement.

Thermage said its inventions are protected by 22 issued US patents.

In September, a judge with the U.S. District Court for the...
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