Medtronic, Inc. v. Guidant Corporation

August 2, 2005 – Firm News

In a closely watched case in the heart pacemaker industry involving an important treatment for congestive heart failure, Chief Judge Sue L. Robinson of the United States District Court for the District of Delaware upheld a Mirowski Family Ventures (“MFV”) patent licensed to Guidant Corporation and challenged by Medtronic, Inc. Trial counsel for MFA was Arthur Neustadt of the Oblon, Spivak firm.