B. Braun Faces Patent Suit Over Medical Infusion Devices

Law360, New York (May 9, 2013, 2:36 PM EDT) -- Hospira Inc. hit B. Braun Melsungen AG's U.S. affiliate with a patent infringement suit in Delaware federal court on Wednesday accusing the medical device maker of stealing Hospira's designs for infusion pumps, infusion systems and other related technology.

B. Braun Medical Inc. is violating Hospira's patents for a medicinal fluid pump, automated drug infusion system and a medical device user programming guide, according to the complaint. The suit names several B. Braun devices that allegedly steal Hospira's ideas, including the Perfusor Space, Infusomat Space and Outlook series of infusion pumps as well as SpaceOnline, DoseTrac and DoseScan fluid control products.

One of...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!