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Significant Dismissals Filed in September 2014

Case Number Plaintiff Defendant Document Date Patent #/Title Dismissal
1:14-cv-01619-ER (Dkt. 24)

Laerdal Medical Corporation; Laerdal Medical A/S

Emergency Medical International, Inc.; Chief Supply Corporation

9/4/2014

5,795,315 (“Multiple-size cervical collar”); 6,090,058 (same)

Plaintiffs’ claims dismissed with prejudice; defendants’’ affirmative defenses dismissed without prejudice.
1:11-cv-05383-JSR (Dkt. 41) John Eastcott

Hasselblad A/S; Hasselblad USA Inc.; H&B Photo & Electronics Corp.

9/5/2014

5,592,331 (“Optical adapter for controlling the angle of the plane of focus”)

Dismissed with prejudice

1:12-cv-06293-RJS (Dkt. 73) Gilead Sciences, Inc.; Emory University Lupin Limited 9/17/2014

5,814,639 (“Method for the synthesis, compositions and use of 2'-deoxy-5-fluoro-3'-thiacytidine and related compounds”); 6,642,245 (“Antiviral activity and resolution of 2-hydroxymethyl-5-(5-fluorocytosin-1-yl)-1,3-oxathiolane”); 6,703,396 (“Method of resolution and antiviral activity of 1,3-oxathiolane nuclesoside (sic) enantiomers”)

Dismissed with prejudice

1:14-cv-04439-JGK (Dkt. 14) Teva Women’s Health, Inc.; Teva Branded Pharmaceutical Products R&D, Inc Watson Laboratories, Inc.; Actavis Pharma, Inc.; Actavis, Inc. 9/17/2014

8,415,332 (“Methods of hormonal treatment utilizing ascending-dose extended cycle regimens”); 8,450,299 (same)

Voluntary dismissal, without prejudice
1:14-cv-05352-RJS (Dkt. 23)

Gilead Sciences, Inc.; Emory University

Lupin Limited

9/17/2014

6,642,245 (“Antiviral activity and resolution of 2-hydroxymethyl-5-(5-fluorocytosin-1-yl)-1,3-oxathiolane”); 6,703,396 (“Method of resolution and antiviral activity of 1,3-oxathiolane nuclesoside (sic) enantiomers”)

Dismissed with prejudice
1:12-cv-02556-WHP (Dkt. 53)

Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.; Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.; Teva Neuroscience, Inc.; Yeda Research and Development Co. Ltd.

Synthon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Synthon Holding B.V.; Synthon B.V.; Synthon S.R.O.

9/18/2014

7,199,098 (“Copolymer-1 improvements in compositions of copolymers”); 6,939,539 (same); 6,054,430 (same); 6,620,847 (same); 5,981,589 (same); 6,342,476 (same); 6,362,161(same); 5,800,808 (same); 6,048,898 (same)

7,199,098; 6,939,539; 6,054,430; 6,620,847; 5,981,589; 6,342,476; 6,362,161; 6,048,898; 5,800,808
1:12-cv-06315-RJS (Dkt. 32)

Joao Control & Monitoring Systems, LLC

Liquid Cash, LLC

9/25/2014

6,587,046 (“Monitoring apparatus and method”); 7,277,010 (same)

Dismissed with prejudice
1:14-cv-01743-LGS (Dkt. 28)

Hunter Douglas, Inc.

Kohl’s Corporation; Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc.; Welcome Industrial Corporation

9/30/2014

6,129,131 (“Control system for coverings for architectural openings”)

Dismissed with prejudice (see also Consent Decree)

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