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Philips Sues Siemens Over Patent For CT Scan Table

Law360 (September 8, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Medical technology maker Philips Medical Systems Inc. has sued Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc. for alleged infringement of a patent for a diagnostic imaging device table that allows a patient to be transferred between two types of body scanners.

Philips, a subsidiary of Netherlands-based Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV, lodged the lawsuit against its competitor on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio.

The suit accuses Siemens of using, selling and importing products into the United States that infringe the patent, which...
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