Baxter Awarded Over $23.5 Million in Patent Infringement Suit with Fresenius

Submitted by patentadmin on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 11:37

March 19, 2012 - A Federal judge in California ordered Fresenius USA Inc. to pay Baxter International Inc. over $23.5 million in damages and royalties in their patent infringement litigation that has lasted almost nine years.

The patent that Fresenius was found to infringe covers touch-screen interfaces on kidney dialysis machines.