-2-Road, Bloomington, IN 47403.6.
Defendants are in the business of developing, manufacturing, and sellingmedical devices. Such devices include, but are not limited to, endovascular stents, grafts,vena cava filters, and delivery systems.
NATURE OF THE ACTION
This is a civil action for the infringement of United States Patent No.6,858,034 (the “’034 Patent”) (attached as Exhibit A) entitled “Stent Delivery System ForPrevention Of Kinking, And Method Of Loading And Using Same,” United States ReissuePatent No. 42,380 (the “’380 Reissue Patent”) (attached as Exhibit B) entitled “SurgicalBypass Method,” United States Patent No. 5,681,347 (the “’347 Patent”) (attached as ExhibitC) entitled “Vena Cava Filter Delivery System,” and United States Patent No. 6,383,193 (the“’193 Patent”) (attached as Exhibit D) entitled “Vena Cava Filter Delivery System”(collectively, the “Patents-in-Suit”) under the patent laws of the United States, 35 U.S.C. § 1,
Plaintiff LifePort is the lawful assignee of all right, title and interest in and tothe ’034 Patent and the ’380 Reissue Patent.9.
Plaintiff LifeScreen is the lawful assignee of all right, title and interest in andto the ’347 and ’193 Patents.
JURISDICTION AND VENUE
This Court has original jurisdiction over the subject matter of this Complaintunder 28 U.S.C. § 1338(a) because this action arises under the patent laws of the UnitedStates, including 35 U.S.C. § 271,
Upon information and belief, the Defendants are subject to personal jurisdiction by this Court. The Defendants have committed such purposeful acts and/ortransactions in the State of Delaware that they reasonably knew and/or expected that they