Fed. Circ. Won't Block Ossur Prosthetic Production In IP Row

Law360, New York (February 18, 2014, 7:22 PM EST) -- A Federal Circuit judge on Tuesday affirmed a lower court's decision to allow global orthopedics company Ossur HF to continue producing artificial limbs in the face of a competitor's patent infringement allegations.

Germany-based prosthetics manufacturer Otto Bock Healthcare LP had hoped to overturn the decision, arguing that a California federal court had abused its discretion when it declined to issue an injunction that would keep Ossur and its North American subsidiary Ossur Americas Inc. from utilizing a device used for vacuum-sealing and a locking device meant...
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Otto Bock HealthCare LP v. Ossur Hf


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13-1650

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Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

830 Patent Infringement (Fed. Question)

Date Filed

September 13, 2013

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