DePuy Synthes Wins $16M Patent Verdict Against Globus

Law360, New York (June 17, 2013, 1:11 PM EDT) -- A Delaware federal jury on Friday awarded Johnson & Johnson's DePuy Synthes Products LLC $16 million in its patent infringement lawsuit against Pennsylvania-based Globus Medical Inc., the latest development in a series of battles between the companies over spinal implants.

The awarded royalty represents a 15 percent cut of Globus' calculated sales related to three intervertebral implant patents, which the jury decided the implant manufacturer violated with three of its products, according to the verdict. The jury delivered the verdict following a two-week trial over a...
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