Judge Sues Blue Cross for Autism Treatment
DETROIT, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- An Oakland County Circuit Court Judge filed a lawsuit today against Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. In her suit, Judge Cheryl Matthews alleges that Blue Cross wrongfully refused to cover the costs associated with the applied behavioral therapy provided to ...
Millipore Sues W.L. Gore & Associates for Patent Infringement
BILLERICA, Mass., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Millipore Corporation , a leading provider of technologies, tools and services for the global life science industry, including bioscience research and biopharmaceutical manufacturing , has filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the D...
Galil Medical Ltd. Sues HealthTronics for Interfering with the Galil/Endocare Merger Agreement
Galil Asks Delaware Chancery Court To Enjoin HealthTronics' Tender Offer For Endocare
YOKNEAM, Israel and PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Galil Medical Ltd., a global cryotherapy company, filed suit against HealthTronics, Inc., late yesterday in Delaware Chancery Court, aski...
Breast Cancer Action Sues to End Gene Patenting
Lawsuit Seeks Increased Access to Information for Patients of Breast Cancer
SAN FRANCISCO, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Breast Cancer Action (BCA) is challenging the legality of patenting human "breast cancer genes." BCA is joining the American Civil Liberties Union in suing Myriad Genetics...
Inventor Sues Therative, Inc. Over Inventorship of Patent on ThermaClear Device; Separate Invention Theft Case Continues
WILMINGTON, Del., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Patent litigation firm Teuton, Loewy & Parker LLP filed a lawsuit yesterday against Therative, Inc. on behalf of inventor Joseph Neev, PhD. In the lawsuit, filed in the United States District Court, District of Delaware, Dr. Neev claims sole inventor...
Stem Cell Biotherapy Sues Casey Nabavi, Co-Founder and Former President, for Conduct Resulting in Claims by SCB Patients Against Nabavi, Embezzling Money and Converting Other Assets Belonging to SCB and for Wrongfully Establishing Cellulogix Biosciences t
LOS ANGELES and TAMPA, Fla., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Stem Cell Biotherapy ("SCB") announced that it filed a lawsuit today in Los Angeles County Superior Court against the Company's Co-Founder and former President Casey Nabavi of Calabasas, California, for among other things conduct by Nabavi givin...
Biopure Sues National Institutes of Health Official
Complaint Alleges Defamation, Trade Libel and Intentional Interference with Prospective Business Advantage
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Biopure Corporation
(Nasdaq: BPUR ) announced today that it had filed an action for injunctive
relief and damages ag...
Lumenis Sues Alma Lasers and its 4 founders for 200 Million Shekels
Claims that Alma founders, former Lumenis employees, misappropriated core technology from Lumenis
YOKNEAM, Israel, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumenis Ltd. today filed a
complaint in the Tel Aviv District Court in Israel against Alma Lasers Ltd.
and its four founders, Ziv Ka...
Woman Sues DuPont and Asbestos Manufacturers After Developing Mesothelioma From Exposure to Asbestos in Husband's Work Clothes
BEAUMONT, Texas, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Frances Barras of Nederland,
Texas, along with her husband and five children, has sued DuPont and
several asbestos manufacturers because she has developed mesothelioma from
washing and handling her husband's asbestos-contaminated work clothes for
AHF Sues L.A. Housing Dept. to Prevent Closure of AIDS Site
Former AIDS Hospice Now Serves as HIV/AIDS Care Hub
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF)
announced its filing of a lawsuit against the City of Los Angeles and the
Los Angeles Housing Department (LAHD) for breach of contract and for a
sues in Biological Technology
BASF Sues DuPont for Patent Infringement
FLORHAM PARK, N.J., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, BASF filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware against DuPont (E. l. du Pont de Nemours and Company) for infringement of BASF's patented technology that confers tolerance to a key class of herbicides. Specific...
Neuralstem Sues StemCells, Inc. Over New Patent
ROCKVILLE, Md., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stem cell company
Neuralstem, Inc. (Amex: CUR ) is filing suit today against StemCells, Inc.
stating, among other things, that StemCells intentionally withheld crucial
information highly material to the patentability of StemCells' "new" patent
Cellectis Sues Precision BioSciences for Infringement of its Patents Concerning Meganuclease Technology
BIOCITECH PARK, ROMAINVILLE, France, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Cellectis SA (NYSE: ALCLS ), a world leader in rational genome engineering,
has announced today that it filed a patent infringement lawsuit against
Precision BioSciences, Inc. in the United States District Court for the
Barr Subsidiary Sues Watson for SEASONIQUE(R) Patent Infringement
MONTVALE, N.J., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Barr Pharmaceuticals,
Inc. (NYSE: BRL ) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Duramed
Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has filed suit against Watson Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:
WPI) and its subsidiary, Watson Laboratories, Inc., for infringement ...
WARF sues Samsung over computer chip technology license agreement
MADISON The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation is suing Samsung Electronics Co. , the world's largest maker of computer memory chips, for allegedly using a patented technology developed by University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty without a license for use in their semiconductors.
WARF sues French company over patent violation
Madison, Wis. - The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation ( WARF ) and its Norway-based licensee, Natural ASA , accused a nutritional supplement manufacturer today with willful and deliberate patent infringement in a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court.
The French company, Arkopharma , and i...
Genzyme sues former Bone Care employees
Madison, Wis. - Saying former employees began to develop Bone Care International's trade secrets into new products, the Boston-based company that purchased Bone Care in 2005 is suing three former BCI employees and their new company, Cytochroma, Inc .
Genzyme Corp . filed the suit in United ...
Corporations and blogging
...btedly Apple employees) of the scoops about forthcoming Apple products. Word of the legal action has spread around the blogosphere (a search of "Apple sues
blogger" on Feedster delivered 197 results). For its attempts to put a lid on leaks, Apple comes out looking like a big bully that picks on a kid with...
WARF challenges show need for patent reform
...ication, invents a broom making machine. Once the broom-making machinery is in widespread use, the broom inventor completes the patent application and sues
the broom manufacturers, claiming patent infringement.
By requiring that all patent applications to be published as quickly as possible, those deve...