IPR Enforcement Actions on Dental Implants, Beverage Brewing Capsules
Dental Implants. The ITC has extended to April 20 the target date for completing investigation 337-TA-934, in which certain dental implants have been found to infringe specified patent claims asserted by Nobel Biocare Services AG and Nobel Biocare USA LLC. The presiding administrative law judge had previously recommended that the ITC issue a limited exclusion order barring entry of the respondents’ infringing dental implants and the imposition of a bond of $120 per imported unit during the 60-day presidential review period.
Beverage Brewing Capsules. The ITC has extended to March 17 the target date for completing patent infringement investigation 337-TA-929 of certain beverage brewing capsules, components thereof and products containing same.