IPR News: Dental Scanners, Taurine, Data Transmission Devices, Testing Strips, Etc.
Dental Scanners – institution of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1144 of dental and orthodontic scanners and software (complainant Align Technology Inc.; respondents located in Denmark and the U.S.)
Botulinum Toxin Products – institution of trade secret infringement investigation 337-TA-1145 of botulinum toxin products, processes for manufacturing or relating to same, and certain products containing same (complainants Medytox Inc., Allergan plc, and Allergan Inc.; respondents located in South Korea and the U.S.)
Taurine – institution of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1146 of taurine (2-aminoethansulfonic acid), methods of production and processes for making the same, and products containing the same (complainants Vitaworks IP LLC, Vitaworks LLC, and Dr. Songzhou Hu; respondents located in the United Kingdom, China, and the U.S.)
Oligosaccharides – termination of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1120 of human milk oligosaccharides and methods of producing the same with respect to eight patent claims at the request of complainant Glycosyn LLC
Data Transmission Devices – March 13 deadline for comments on public interest issues raised by complaint filed Feb. 28 by Data Scape Limited and C-Scale Consulting Corp. on data transmission devices, components thereof, associated software, and products containing the same
Testing Strips – termination of patent infringement investigation 337-TA-1116 of blood cholesterol testing strips and associated systems containing the same with respect to six patent claims at the request of complainant Polymer Technology Systems Inc.
For more information on IPR-related trade issues, please contact Emi Ortiz at (305) 894-1005.