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Fed. Circ. Denies Atty Fees In Kidney Device Patent Case

Law360 (June 11, 2018, 9:27 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Monday rejected Cook Medical's bid for attorneys' fees from a company that dismissed a patent suit against it over a kidney stone extraction device, in part because Cook did not say until after the litigation ended that it thought the case was unreasonable.

In a precedential opinion, the appeals court affirmed an Indiana federal judge's decision denying Cook Medical LLC's request for attorneys' fees from Stone Basket Innovations LLC, in which the medical device maker argued that Stone should have known its...
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Case Title

Stone Basket Innovations, LLC v. Cook Medical LLC

Case Number



Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

830 Patent Infringement (Fed. Question)

Date Filed

July 24, 2017

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