MedIdea Sues Zimmer Holdings for Infringement of Prosthetic Hip and Shoulder Patents


South Bend, Indiana – Patent lawyers for MedIdea, LLC of Longview, TX, filed a patent infringement suit alleging Zimmer Holdings, Inc. of Warsaw, IN, is infringing the following patents issued by the U.S. Patent Office: 6,200,350 and 6,383,225, which relate to proximal femoral prostheses, and Nos. 6,267,785, 6,379,391, 6,398,812, 6,821,300, and 7,229,478 which relate to prosthetic shoulder implants.

This case has been assigned to Judge Joseph Van Bokkelenand Magistrate Judge Christopher A. Nuechterlein in the Northern District of Indiana, and assigned case no. 3:10-cv-00283-JVB-CAN.

Complaint – MedIdea v. Zimmer

Further information about the case is as follows:

Filed: July 9, 2010 as 3:2010cv00283 Updated: July 13, 2010 06:18:47

Plaintiff: MedIdea, LLC

Defendants: Zimmer Holdings, Inc. , Zimmer US, Inc. and Zimmer, Inc.

Counter_claimants: Zimmer Holdings, Inc. , Zimmer US, Inc. and Zimmer, Inc.

Counter_defendant: MedIdea, LLC

Presiding Judge: Joseph S Van Bokkelen

Referring Judge: Christopher A Nuechterlein

Cause Of Action: Patent Infringement

Court: Seventh Circuit > Indiana > Northern District Court

Type: Intellectual Property > Patent

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