Boston Scientific Award Upped To $42M In Cordis Stent IP War

Law360, New York (March 13, 2012, 7:13 PM EDT) -- A Delaware federal judge on Tuesday more than doubled a $19.5 million jury award for Boston Scientific Corp. in its suit accusing Cordis Corp. of infringing a patent related to a Boston Scientific coronary stent, finding that Cordis' conduct was egregious enough to merit boosted damages.

After rejecting Cordis' bid to toss the lost profits award the jury passed down in May, U.S. District Judge Sue L. Robinson ruled that the medical device company had brought on an enhanced penalty by introducing a stent that incorporated...
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