BIOMEDICAL EXPERT WITNESSES

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Medical Device Company Infringes On Competitor’s Intellectual Property BIOMEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves a patent infringement involving several varieties of medical devices. Senior management officials at the defendant company allegedly stole design information for a stent delivery system as well as a balloon catheter from a smal …

Former Pharmaceutical Firm Employee Violates Confidentiality Agreement BIOMEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves a breach of an employee confidentiality agreement after a senior employee of a biopharmaceutical firm left the company in order to join a competitor. The former employee had knowledge of a particularly important clinical success  …

Biomedical Engineering Expert Discusses Infection From Heater-Cooler Device BIOMEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves a patient who allegedly contracted a pulmonary infection following cardiothoracic surgery. The patient in question had undergone open heart surgery in order to treat a malformation in his aorta, during which he was placed on cardio-pulmo …

Metallurgy Expert Discusses Nitinol Use in Popular Birth Control Device BIOMEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves numerous plaintiffs who have suffered and continue to suffer from complications related to a popular medical device. The device in question is implanted into the fallopian tubes as a means to provide permanent birth control and contracep …

Biomedical Engineering Experts Discuss Failure of Carbon Fiber Fixation Device BIOMEDICAL Expert Case

This case involves a patient who had a carbon fiber plate implanted in her leg to treat a fracture. At some point, the plate broke, and the coating material allegedly “melted” while inside of her. The plate was black in color upon insertion into Plaintiff …