Medical Device Co. Found To Infringe Infusion Pump Patent

Law360, Los Angeles (January 8, 2014, 4:45 PM EST) -- A California federal judge determined that Progressive Medical Inc. infringed on I-Flow LLC’s patent for infusion devices with its AccuFlo product, granting summary judgment Tuesday after finding that new evidence supported I-Flow’s claim of infringement.

U.S. District Judge Andrew J. Guilford sided with I-Flow in his decision, finding unpersuasive Progressive’s argument that its device only infringed the patent when used improperly, which the company said it never would be.

The patent protects an infusion device with a housing unit that surrounds a reservoir and comes into...
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