September 23, 2019 / 9:46 PM / 24 days ago

OrthoAccel loses bid to block orthodontic device's sales amid patent case

A federal appeals court on Monday rejected medical device manufacturer OrthoAccel Technologies Inc’s bid to block Propel Orthodontics from selling an orthodontic device it claims infringes a patent covering its own competing product.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled a lower-court judge did not abuse his discretion by denying OrthoAccel’s request for a preliminary injunction because it likely would not succeed in defending the patent’s validity.

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