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Complaint for Patent Infringement
Civil Action No. 1:12-cv-12255-NMG, the Hon. Nathaniel M. Gorton presiding.
Filed on Dec. 5, 2012 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts;


Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garret & Dunner, LLP; Boston, MA
Denise W. DeFranco
J Michael Jakes
Luke McCammon
Robert F. Shaffer

Dorsey & Whitney LLP; Seattle, WA
Douglas F. Stewart


Zoll Medical
Lane Powell Pc; Seattle, WA
Tiffany Scott Connors

Fish & Richardson, P.C.; Adelaide, SA
Adam J. Kessel

Seed and Berry; Seattle, WA
Brian G. Bodine

Patents in case

  • 5,441,520: “Defibrillator patient connection system with automatic identification” by Olsen et. al. and assigned to Hewlett-Packard Corporation.. Includes 15 claims (2 indep.). Was application 08/043,421. Filed 4/6/1993 & Granted 8/15/1995.
  • 6,405,083: “Defibrillator with wireless communication of ECG signals” by Rockwell et. al. and assigned to Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V... Includes 8 claims (1 indep.). Was application 09/545,664. Filed 4/7/2000 & Granted 6/11/2002.
  • 7,463,922: “Circuit and method for analyzing a patient's heart function using overlapping analysis windows” by Snyder et. al. and assigned to Koninklijke Philips Electronics, N.V.. Prosecuted by Piotrowski; Tony. Includes 9 claims (2 indep.). Was application 09/615,280. Filed 7/13/2000 & Granted 12/9/2008.
  • 6,021,349: “Defibrillator with automatic and manual modes” by Arand et. al. and assigned to Agilent Technologies.. Includes 6 claims (1 indep.). Was application 09/126,905. Filed 7/31/1998 & Granted 2/1/2000.
  • 6,088,617: “Defibrillator with automatic and manual modes” by Arand et. al. and assigned to Hewlett-Packard Company.. Includes 17 claims (3 indep.). Was application 09/456,035. Filed 12/3/1999 & Granted 7/11/2000.
  • 6,314,320: “Method and apparatus for selectively inactivating AED functionality” by Powers et. al.. Includes 19 claims (2 indep.). Was application 09/411,347. Filed 10/1/1999 & Granted 11/6/2001.

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