Jury Finds in Favor of Arthrex vs. Smith & Nephew

A jury in the U.S. Eastern District of Texas announced a finding of willful infringement by Smith & Nephew/ArthroCare on two Arthrex patents relative to knotless and cross-support technology. A judgment confirmed the verdict and granted US $17MM+ in damages to Arthrex.

The jury found infringement on U.S. Patent Nos. 9,179,907, U.S. Patent...

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Julie Vetalice is ORTHOWORLD's Editorial Assistant. She has covered the orthopedic industry for over 20 years, having joined the company in 1999.

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