We Help You Navigate the Complexities of Medical Device IP
In the past decade, exponential growth in technology and innovation has accelerated the development and advancement of cutting edge medical devices. The medical device industry stands as one of the leading industries in healthcare and occupies approximately 45% of the global market. Product development and successful market entry demand a great amount of consideration of regulatory requirements as well as intellectual property clearance and protection, beginning with the initial concept and extending to the development of a commercial use strategy. Professionals at Volpe and Koenig have the necessary diverse technical backgrounds to provide proper legal counsel for the various intellectual property issues that arise from the fluid nature of this environment. Acquiring and maintaining protection for medical device technology innovations and preserving and developing the client’s advantage in a highly competitive market are just a few of the goals Volpe and Koenig has for its clients.
Volpe and Koenig’s Professionals Possess the Technical Background to Understand Your Needs
Volpe and Koenig has a wide breadth of experience representing clients that design, manufacture and market medical devices. Our Medical Devices professionals hold science degrees in fields such as electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, and chemical engineering. We provide counseling for a wide variety of technologies, including medical implants, electrical stimulation devices, drug delivery devices, medical imaging devices, and surgical instruments.
Our Medical Devices professionals have experience with a full range of Intellectual Property services in the medical device industry, including securing patent rights and enforcing and defending clients in patent and trade secret disputes.
Our Industry Strengths
Volpe and Koenig Medical Devices professionals have legal and industry experience in at least the following areas:
- Biofeedback devices for IV distribution
- Breast implants and expanders
- Cardiac catheters and mapping and ablation systems
- Dental and spinal implants and systems
- Glucose monitors and insulin pens
- Implantable electrodes and delivery devices
- Knee and hip implants
- Ocular surgical systems, tools, and implants
- Sensors (Fiber Optic, Magnetic, and Ultrasound)
- Spinal stimulation therapy
- Spinal fixation systems and spinal fusion systems
- Stents and syringes
- Sterilization Equipment and Systems
- Surgical shavers and lasers
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