Meet the Medical devices team
Enforcement and defence of multiple European patents for Align Technology
Carpmaels & Ransford acted for Align Technology in its long running dispute with ClearCorrect in relation to Align’s well-known dental technology Invisalign.
The team, which included litigators and patent attorneys, handled patent infringement litigation before the UK High Court while defending Align’s European patents in opposition appeal proceedings before the Board of Appeal. The team also acted as EU coordinating counsel with a particularly active role on the parallel related EPO proceedings.
Carpmaels & Ransford successfully defends Arc Medical’s IP rights in the High Court
Carpmaels & Ransford acted for Arc Medical in relation to patent revocation claims and infringement issues concerning its medical device products ENDOCUFF® and ENDOCUFF VISION®.
The team defended Arc’s rights in the High Court which went on to find that all of Arc’s IP rights were valid and that the majority of them had been infringed by its competitor Cantel.