Federal Circuit Won't Rehear Tyco Case

Law360, New York (January 3, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Wednesday rejected a request to review an earlier ruling that reinstated a long-running patent dispute between Tyco Healthcare Group LP and Medrad Inc.

The request was brought by Tyco in October after the Federal Circuit overturned a lower court's ruling that Medrad’s patent for an injection system used with MRI, or magnetic resonance imaging, systems was invalid because it had failed to file supplemental reissue declarations while seeking the reissue of its patent.

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