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Conceptus Patent Grants

Occlusion devices and methods

Patent Number 8613282 - December 24, 2013

The invention provides intrafallopian devices and non-surgical methods for their placement to prevent conception. The efficacy of the device…

Deployment actuation system

Patent Number 8584679 - November 19, 2013

Contraceptive methods, systems, and devices generally improve the ease, speed, and reliability with which a contraceptive device can be…

Methods and apparatus for determining fallopian tube occlusion

Patent Number 8585616 - November 19, 2013

Devices and methods for determining fallopian tube occlusion. The methods may include determining fallopian tube occlusions through a…

Linear motion delivery system for female sterilization device

Patent Number 8562628 - October 22, 2013

A delivery system for deploying an occlusion device comprises a piston having a threaded proximal end, an elongated delivery catheter having a…

Methods and apparatus for occluding reproductive tracts to effect contraception

Patent Number 8550085 - October 8, 2013

Systems and methods of visibly marking a reproductive tract, e.g., at least one ostium of the Fallopian tubes accessed transvaginally and…

Conceptus Patent Applications


Application Number 20140276915 - September 18, 2014

Occlusion devices and delivery systems are described in which a polymerizing oil is used to protect a hydrogel from premature swelling. In an…


Application Number 20140257034 - September 11, 2014

The various embodiments of the present invention provide delivery systems and methods of using the delivery systems. The delivery systems…


Application Number 20140228821 - August 14, 2014

A catheter in one embodiment includes an expandable implant and a delivery sheath having a lumen in which the expandable implant is disposed…

Devices And Methods For Occluding A Fallopian Tube

Application Number 20130310683 - November 21, 2013

Devices and method for occluding a fallopian tube. The devices, in one embodiment, may include a plurality of expandable occluding members…


Application Number 20130220336 - August 29, 2013

Contraceptive devices that provide substantially immediate and permanent sterilization are described herein. Systems and methods for…

Conceptus Federal Litigation Filings

Norman v. Bayer Corporation

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit - August 26, 2016

Bryant v. Bayer Corporation et al

Tennessee Western District Court - August 22, 2016

Brenda Marks v. Bayer Corp. et al

Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation - August 8, 2016

Marks v. Bayer Corporation et al

California Central District Court - August 8, 2016

Marks v. Bayer Corporation et al

California Central District Court - July 25, 2016

Conceptus Federal District Court Decisions

Barraza v. Dunn, et al

California Eastern District Court - August 3, 2012

STIPULATION and ORDER signed by Judge John A. Mendez on 08/03/12 ORDERING that the parties' Joint Scheduling Statement shall be filed on…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Texas Southern District Court - March 12, 2012

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER entered DENYING 17 MOTION to Stay Proceedings, GRANTING 5 MOTION to Dismiss and to Compel Arbitration. Order of…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Texas Southern District Court - March 12, 2012

ORDER OF DISMISSALentered: This case is dismissed without prejudice in favor of arbitration pursuant to the parties agreement. Case terminated…

Conceptus, Inc. v. Hologic, Inc.

California Northern District Court - December 20, 2011

ORDER GRANTING CONTINUANCE OF HEARING re 525 Stipulation,, filed by Conceptus, Inc.. Signed by Judge Alsup on December 20, 2011. (whalc1,…

Conceptus, Inc. v. Hologic, Inc.

California Northern District Court - October 17, 2011

ORDER TO PAY ADDITIONAL ATTENDANCE FEE. Signed by Judge William Alsup on 10/17/11. (dt, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/17/2011)

Conceptus State Court Decisions

Ehlen v. Conceptus, Inc.

Delaware Court of Chancery - May 24, 2013