$185 Million Patent Verdict Holds Up as Supreme Court Refuses to Address Joint-Inventor Question

The Supreme Court yesterday refused to review a patent case that resulted in a $185 million jury verdict for catheter maker, C.R. Bard Inc . W.L. Gore & Assocs. v. C.R. Bard , 2013 U.S. LEXIS 626 (U.S. 2013) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ]. The patent involved prosthetic...