BARCELONA, Spain, August 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Dextromédica S. L. (Dextro Médica) is preliminarily prohibited to make, import, use, sell, promoting, advertising, offer for sale, or possessing or storing for the said purposes safety IV catheter products that infringe B. Braun's Spanish patent ES2402727. B. Braun has successfully convinced Commercial Court 4 Barcelona that the safety IV Catheters of Poly Medicure Ltd. (Polymed), namely Polycan Safety, Poly Safety and Polywin Safety prima facie infringe the aforementioned B. Braun patent. The court order no. 226/2013 is dated 1 August 2013. The preliminary injunction proceedings are number 455/2013 Section MI. Dextromédica S. L. (Dextro Médica) Has 20 days to file an appeal. The costs have been deferred to the main proceedings.
This is one of several patent infringement suits either decided or running against Poly Medicure Ltd. (Polymed) and their distributors. B. Braun will continue to take the necessary actions to provide the best possible innovation to the health care market, while protecting its patented products such as Introcan Safety(R), Vasofix(R) Safety and Introcan Safety(R)3 against illegal infringement.
B. Braun Melsungen AG
SOURCE B. Braun Melsungen AG