Bridge Medical, Inc.
The decision in McKesson Information Solutions Inc. v. Bridge Medical Inc., 487 F.3d 897 (Fed. Cir. 2007), has been referred to by many as “frightening,” “burdensome,” and “a whopper.” Indeed, the decision places a high burden on patent prosecutors to disclose essentially every action in any related co-pending application. The…
New Judicial Opinions
The patent in issue (“’716 patent”) provides “a patient identification system for relating items with patients and ensuring that an identified item corresponds to an identified patient.” This system is accomplished first by providing a set of bar codes associated with a given patient such that one bar code from…
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