Boston Scientific Seeks To Intervene In Medtronic Case

Law360, New York (July 11, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Boston Scientific Corp. is trying to elbow its way into Medtronic Inc.’s patent infringement suit against several other stent makers, voicing suspicions that Medtronic plans to sue the company over its Promus stent once it is sold in the United States.

Boston Scientific defended its bid to intervene in the patent case playing out in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Wednesday, claiming that Medtronic had accused its key stent, which is pending approval by the Food and Drug Administration, of...
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