On June 25, 2015, Oticon A/S and Oticon, Inc. (“Plaintiffs”) filed a complaint against GN ReSound A/S and GN Hearing Care Corporation (“Defendants”) asserting infringement of U.S. Patent No. 8,995,699 (“the ‘699 Patent”). The ‘699 Patent is assigned and/or licensed to the Plaintiffs and is drawn to a hearing aid with antenna for reception of electromagnetic signals. The Plaintiffs are asserting that the Defendants are infringing the ‘699 Patent by making, using, offering for sale, and/or selling certain hearing devices, including the ReSound Linx2 LS9ITE and Linx2 LS9ITC hearing aid devices. The case remains pending and is captioned 0-15-cv-02801.
By: Jacqueline A. DiRamio