December 15, 2018 / 3:10 AM / 5 months ago

Fed Circuit denies attorneys' fees to Wright Medical in patent case

A federal appeals court on Friday said medical device company Wright Medical Group Inc was not entitled to recover attorneys’ fees it incurred defending a patent infringement case brought by smaller rival Spineology Inc.

A three-judge panel of the Federal Circuit said the trial judge did not commit an abuse of discretion by ruling Spineology’s case was not so meritless as to warrant fee-shifting.

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