1. Fish & Richardson Prevails in Patent Infringement Trial for Volcano Corporation against St. Jude Medical

    Fish & Richardson Prevails in Patent Infringement Trial for Volcano Corporation against St. Jude Medical

    Fish & Richardson scored a major victory for San Diego based Volcano Corporation in a patent trial regarding medical device technology used to diagnose heart problems. After less than 90 minutes of deliberation, a federal district court jury in Delaware found that Volcano did not infringe two patents asserted by St. Jude Medical Inc. and that another two St. Jude patents were invalid. A fifth St. Jude patent was declared not infringed by the court on the eve of trial. The lawsuit, filed in 2010 by St. Jude, sought to shut down Volcano's rapidly growing cardiac Functional Management business. The ...

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