Indianapolis, Indiana – Patent attorneys for Hill-Rom, Inc. of Batesville, IN, filed suit against Huntleigh Healthcare LLC and Huntleigh Healthcare, Inc., both of Eatontown, NJ, alleging an infringement of the following patents issued by the U.S. Patent Office: Patent No. 7,533,429; Patent No. 7,610,637; Patent No. 6,791,460; and Patent No. 6,208,250. The asserted patents cover bed lifting and positioning technology, and plaintiff claims the defendants are importing, making, using, selling, or offering to sell devices embodying the patented inventions, in violation of the Patent Act.
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Filed: June 17, 2010 as 1:2010cv00767 Updated: June 21, 2010 21:15:15
Plaintiffs: HILL-ROM COMPANY, INC., HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC. and HILL-ROM, INC.
Defendants: HUNTLEIGH HEALTHCARE LLC and HUNTLEIGH HEALTHCARE, INC.
Presiding Judge:William T. Lawrence
Referring Judge:Tim A. Baker
Cause Of Action: Patent Infringement