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Cardiac Science v. Philips Medical

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Automated external defibrillator patent suit filed Feb. 12 in Minnesota federal court alleges Philips' HeartStart AEDs infringe seven Cardiac Science patents related to the Powerheart AED. The suit follows Cardiac Science's successful litigation of AED maker Zoll last year, which involved one of the same patents for electrode packaging and ended in a settlement with a cross-license and payment of royalties...

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