Apple Challenges Plaintiff Over Ownership of Patents at Issue
shot by IP News Shots / 6:13 pm on 05 March, 2021
Recently, two Federal Circuit judges questioned Apple Inc. on contract language at the heart of a dispute over whether Omni MedSci Inc. that filed a lawsuit against Apple for patent infringement owns the patents at issue. Omni had claimed that the Apple Watch infringed two of its patents on health-related sensors. However, Apple stated that Omni does not own the patents as the inventor who sold them to Omni had automatically assigned them as well as other future inventions to his ex-university employer.
Read more at: https://news.bloomberglaw.com/ip-law/apple-faces-dubious-federal-circuit-on-patent-ownership-argument
Industry: Consumer Electronics, Healthcare Equipment & Supplies