Navigation Links
B. Braun Medical Sues CareFusion for Patent Infringement
Date:8/30/2011

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Aug. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) late yesterday filed a multi-count patent infringement suit against its competitor, CareFusion 303, Inc. (CareFusion). The case involves CareFusion's Alaris® System infusion pumps and smart medication systems.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081022/NYW008LOGO)

Five B. Braun patents are being asserted in the lawsuit, which was filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois located in Chicago. The asserted B. Braun patents are United States Patent No. 7,236,936 B2, entitled "Security Infusion Pump With Bar Code Reader" issued June 26, 2007; United States Patent No. 6,519,569 B1, entitled "Security Infusion Pump With Bar Code Reader" issued February 11, 2003; United States Patent No. 6,790,198 B1, entitled "Patient Medication IV Delivery Pump with Wireless Communication To A Hospital Information Management System"; United States Patent No. 7,645,258 B2, entitled "Patient Medication IV Delivery Pump with Wireless Communication To A Hospital Information Management System"; and United States Patent No. 7,933,780, entitled "Method and Apparatus for Controlling An Infusion Pump and the Like" issued April 26, 2011.

The CareFusion infringing products include CareFusion's Alaris® System 8000, specifically, the Alaris® Auto ID and Mobile Systems Manager modules in CareFusion's smart medication system product line. Gale White, B. Braun's Vice President of Infusion Systems Division, said, "This lawsuit was necessary to protect B. Braun's highly valuable technology and patent rights."

About B. Braun

B. Braun is a leading manufacturer of infusion therapy and pain management products with an environmentally-friendly focus. Guided by the company's "Sharing Expertise®" philosophy, B. Braun addresses the critical issues of infection prevention, medication safety and environmental responsibility by promoting best practices that help clinicians reduce medication errors, prevent healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) and achieve sustainability objectives.

Consistently recognized by Frost & Sullivan and KLAS for its medical technology and support services, B. Braun employees share their knowledge with colleagues and customers to improve working processes in hospitals and medical practices and to enhance the safety of patients and healthcare professionals. For more information, call 800-227-2862, email us at inquiry.us@bbraun.com or visit B. Braun at www.bbraunusa.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE B. Braun Medical Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Braunwalds Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine Comes to the App Store
2. B. Braun and CME America Partner to Provide BodyGuard® Infusion Pumps
3. B. Braun Renal Therapies Division Announces Availability of Advanced Apheresis Therapy System
4. B. Braun Acquires Patent for Enhanced Wireless Communication Between Medical Devices and Hospital Information Management Systems
5. HASCO Medical Announces Mobility Freedom Has Been Named the Authorized Braun Vehicle Dealership
6. B. Braun Medical Inc. Named Best Company to Work For
7. B. Braun Obtains Permanent Injunction
8. B. Braun Offers Wound Patients a New Over-the-Counter Wound Management Gel - Prontosan®
9. B. Braun Voluntarily Recalls Seven Lots of Heparin Manufactured in 2008 Due to Supplier-Initiated Recall of Heparin Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)
10. B. Braun Wins Third Consecutive Safety IV Catheters Contract Award from Premier, Inc.
11. FDA-Approved Cefepime Now Available for Use in B. Brauns DUPLEX® System
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017  IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq: ... financial results for the first quarter 2017 after the ... Company,s management team will host a corresponding conference call ... Investors interested in listening to the conference ... domestic callers or (703) 326-3030 for international callers, using ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017  Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biopharmaceutical company developing new treatments for cancer and ... of its previously announced underwritten public offering of ... public offering price of $2.00 per share, before ... expenses payable by Sorrento.  The net proceeds to ...
(Date:4/18/2017)... , April 18, 2017  Cardinal Health (NYSE: ... 1 fiscal 2017 earnings per share (EPS) guidance ... 2019.  This is in conjunction with this morning,s announcement ... Vein Thrombosis and Nutritional Insufficiency businesses. Cardinal ... continuing operations will be at the bottom of its ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:4/22/2017)... ... April 22, 2017 , ... The San Juan Capistrano summer camp team ... report outlining the need for summer camps to provide physical activities for all campers. To ... Activity In Summer Camps , With an increase in specialty camps that focus on what ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... , ... April 21, 2017 , ... ... Christopher Salas-Wright finds that youth violence is declining—and at noteworthy rates. Between 2002 ... proportion of young people involved in violence in the United States. The study, ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... Young Asset Protection, an insurance ... throughout the greater Pittsburgh metropolitan region, is joining forces with the local chapter ... differently-abled children. , Variety the Children’s Charity is a national organization dedicated to ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... The VIA ... Record (AOR) for Theravent, Inc. , the makers of a revolutionary new ... Consumer Healthcare, is now working to expand distribution in anticipation of a national ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... Alive for Wellness is a group ... mental health struggles. The Alive team uses advanced behavioral sciences treatment modalities to ... with a mental health struggle is based on 10 modalities of treatment ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):