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Litigation Details for Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, Inc v. Nuvasive, Inc. (S.D. Cal. 2008)

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Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, Inc v. Nuvasive, Inc. (S.D. Cal. 2008)

Docket   Start Trial Date Filed 2008-08-18
Court District Court, S.D. California Date Terminated 2013-08-20
Cause 35:0145 Civil Action to Obtain Patent Assigned To Cathy Ann Bencivengo
Jury Demand Both Referred To Magistrate Judge Mitchell D. D
Parties MEDTRONIC PUERTO RICO OPERATIONS CO.; MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK DEGGENDORF, GMBH; MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC; NUVASIVE, INC.; ROBERT AUCHTER; WARSAW ORTHOPEDIC, INC.
Patents 3,948,262
Attorneys Andre J. Bahou; Charles H De La Garza; Christopher Michael Clinton Lawless; Dirk D. Thomas; Douglas E Olson; Frank E. Scherkenbach; Jeff E. Schwartz; John E Gartman; Jonathan Hangartner; Jonathan J. Lamberson; Kelly C Hunsaker; Kimberly I. Kennedy; Kimberly Kennedy; Michael E. Florey; Nicholas V. Martini; Rachel M. Walsh; Robert A. Auchter; Stephen Christopher Holmes; Thomas Samuel McClenahan; Todd G Miller
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Small Molecule Drugs cited in Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, Inc v. Nuvasive, Inc.
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Details for Medtronic Sofamor Danek USA, Inc v. Nuvasive, Inc. (S.D. Cal. 2008)

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2008-08-18 1 Complaint 3,915,151 10/1975 Kraus . 4,714,469 17./1987 Kcnna. 3,948,262 4/1976 Zalfaroni. 4,721,103 1/1988 Fl’eedland …Page 3 of 149 ll. United States Patent No. 5,860,973 (the “’973 patent,” a copy of which is attached hereto…the owner of the ’973 patent by assignment, as recorded at the United States Patent and Trademark Offlce…infringement of the patent. 12. NuVasive is infringing and has infringed the ’973 patent by making, selling…by reference. 15. United States Patent No. 5,772,661 (the “’661 patent,” a copy of which is attached hereto External link to document
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