April 5, 2017 – Plaintiff Medline Industries, Inc. filed its first supplemental complaint for patent infringement against Defendant C.R. Bard, Inc. In addition to the previously asserted patents, U.S. Patent Nos. 8,746,452 and 9,283,352, both entitled “Catheter Tray, Packaging System, and Associated Methods,” Medline now asserts U.S. Patent No. 9,522,753 entitled “Catheter Tray, Packaging System, Instruction Insert, and Associated Methods.” The case is number 1:16-cv-3529, pending before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
By: Katherine E. Adams