Align Technology Profile

Align Technology Patent Grants

Smile designer

Patent Number 9566132 - February 14, 2017

Various methods and systems for designing a restored smile are provided. One method includes receiving scan data of a patient's teeth,…

Method for manipulating a dental virtual model, method for creating physical entities based on a dental virtual model thus manipulated, and dental models thus created

Patent Number 9549794 - January 24, 2017

A 3D virtual model of an intra oral cavity in which at least a part of a finish line of a preparation is obscured is manipulated in virtual…

Method and system for designing and producing dental prostheses and appliances

Patent Number 9539071 - January 10, 2017

A virtual model of an intraoral cavity is provided, wherein this process is initialized by a dental clinic, and the design and manufacture of…

Preventing interference between tooth models

Patent Number 9536020 - January 3, 2017

Systems and methods are disclosed to prevent interference between two physical tooth models in a physical dental arch model by acquiring the…

Apparatus for bagging mass-customized items, such as dental appliances

Patent Number 9522750 - December 20, 2016

A system for packaging mass-customized items includes a computer system including a database containing item identification information unique…

Align Technology Patent Applications

DUAL ALIGNER ASSEMBLY

Application Number 20170007364 - January 12, 2017

A dual aligner assembly including a plurality of aligners, including a first aligner and a second aligner. The first aligner has a first shape…

TRAINING METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ORAL-CAVITY-IMAGING-AND-MODELING EQUIPMENT

Application Number 20160217708 - July 28, 2016

The current document is directed to methods and systems that provide semi-automated and automated training to technicians who use…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DIGITAL TOOTH IMAGING

Application Number 20160193013 - July 7, 2016

Method and system for managing multiple impressions of a patient's jaw for an orthodontic treatment is provided. The method includes scanning…

DENTAL POSITIONING APPLIANCE HAVING METALLIC PORTION

Application Number 20160175070 - June 23, 2016

Embodiments are provided for utilizing metallic portions in dental positioning appliances. One embodiment includes a removable dental…

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SORTING ITEMS

Application Number 20160023249 - January 28, 2016

A system and associated method is provided for sorting parts, which includes a conveyor system for receiving and circulating a plurality of…

Align Technology Federal Litigation Filings

Fox v. Eclear International Co. Ltd.,dba eClinger USA et al

California Central District Court - February 2, 2017

Align Technology, Inc v. Market America, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - November 9, 2015

Align Technology, Inc. v. SmileCareClub, LLC et al

California Northern District Court - October 22, 2015

Align Technology Inc v. Radio Frequency Systems France et al

California Northern District Court - July 27, 2015

City of Dearborn Heights Act 3 v. Align Technology, Inc., et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - September 23, 2014

Align Technology Federal District Court Decisions

Plaintiff v. Defendant

California Northern District Court - May 3, 2016

ORDER re 728 Status Report filed by Aetna Life Insurance Company. Having reviewed the Joint Status Report filed on April 22, 2016 (Dkt.…

Align Technology, Inc v. Market America, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - February 22, 2016

ORDER DISMISSING CASE, ***Civil Case Terminated.. Signed by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers on 2/22/16. (fs, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/22/2016)

Align Technology, Inc. v. Yenin et al

California Northern District Court - September 15, 2014

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 11 CONSENT JUDGMENT and PERMANENT INJUNCTION. The clerk shall close the file. Signed by Magistrate Judge Howard…

City of Dearborn Heights Act 345 Police & Fire Retirement System v. Align Technology, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - August 22, 2014

ORDER GRANTING 46 MOTION TO DISMISS SECOND AMENDED COMPLAINT WITHOUT LEAVE TO AMEND. Signed by Hon. Beth Labson Freeman on…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

California Northern District Court - June 17, 2014

ORDER granting 329 Motion to Stay; denying without prejudice 255 , 279 , 326 , 329 , 363 , 387 , 389 , 459 , 460 , 462 , 558 …

Align Technology State Court Decisions

ALIGN TECHNOLOGY, INC. v. ITC

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - November 12, 2015

Align Technology v. Tran

California Court of Appeal - November 25, 2009

Align Technology Federal Appellate Court Decisions

ALIGN TECHNOLOGY, INC. v. ITC

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - November 12, 2015