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Intuitive Surgical Patent Grants

Surgical instrument end portion

Patent Number D843575 - March 19, 2019

Apparatus and method for registering images in real-time

Patent Number 10231642 - March 19, 2019

The invention relates to a device for superimposing known patterns, characteristic of a region, on (real) images of said region. The device…

Single chip sensor multi-function imaging

Patent Number 10237497 - March 19, 2019

Mixed mode imaging is implemented using a single-chip image capture sensor with a color filter array. The single-chip image capture sensor…

System and method for integrated surgical table

Patent Number 10226306 - March 12, 2019

A system and method for an integrated surgical table includes a medical device including an articulated arm having one or more first and…

Seals and sealing methods for a surgical instrument having an articulated end effector actuated by a drive shaft

Patent Number 10228058 - March 12, 2019

Sealing assemblies and methods are disclosed for sealing a surgical instrument having an internal drive shaft subject to lateral displacement.…

Intuitive Surgical Patent Applications

CONNECTOR DEVICE FOR A CONTROLLABLE INSTRUMENT

Application Number 20190069763 - March 7, 2019

A medical instrument may comprise a first articulatable segment having a first diameter, and a second articulatable segment having a second…

FORCE TRANSMISSION MECHANISM FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENT, AND RELATED DEVICES, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS

Application Number 20190069967 - March 7, 2019

A force transmission mechanism for a teleoperated surgical instrument includes a drive pulley, a drive cable operably coupled with the drive…

IMAGING CANNULA WITH A HINGED TIP

Application Number 20190059942 - February 28, 2019

A surgical cannula includes a camera disposed at the distal end to permit visualization of tissue. A hinge pivotably couples the camera to the…

INSTRUMENT SHAFT FOR COMPUTER-ASSISTED SURGICAL SYSTEM

Application Number 20190060017 - February 28, 2019

A shaft for a surgical instrument comprises an outer tube having a proximal end and a distal end, a central lumen extending through the outer…

METHOD FOR VIDEO PROCESSING USING A BUFFER

Application Number 20190068922 - February 28, 2019

A method for processing video can include storing input video frame data at a video data buffer and outputting the stored video frame data…

Intuitive Surgical Federal Litigation Filings

RESTORE ROBOTICS LLC et al v. INTUITIVE SURGICAL INC

Florida Northern District Court - February 27, 2019

Rex Medical, L.P. v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. et al

Delaware District Court - January 2, 2019

McWilliams et al v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. et al

Mississippi Southern District Court - December 7, 2018

Ethicon LLC et al v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. et al

Illinois Northern District Court - December 4, 2018

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. v. Bonutti et al

California Northern District Court - November 20, 2018

Intuitive Surgical Federal District Court Decisions

Ethicon LLC et al v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. et al

Delaware District Court - December 28, 2018

MEMORANDUM OPINION re claim construction. Signed by Judge Leonard P. Stark on 12/28/2018. (etg)

Dawson v. Sohn et al

Illinois Southern District Court - May 22, 2018

ORDER GRANTING 83 Motion for Summary Judgment filed by defendant United States of America. Due to plaintiff's failure to exhaust her…

Heredia v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

California Northern District Court - May 1, 2018

ORDER granting 82 Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/1/2018. (ejdlc3S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/1/2018)

Rutledge et al v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

California Northern District Court - April 27, 2018

SUA SPONTE JUDICIAL REFERRAL FOR PURPOSE OF DETERMINING RELATIONSHIP OF CASES (RE: 18-CV-02197-EJD). Signed by Judge Beth Labson Freeman on…

Wanish et al v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

California Northern District Court - April 27, 2018

SUA SPONTE JUDICIAL REFERRAL FOR PURPOSE OF DETERMINING RELATIONSHIP OF CASES (RE: 18-CV-02197-EJD). Signed by Judge Beth Labson Freeman on…

Intuitive Surgical State Court Decisions

Ethicon LLC et al v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. et al

Delaware Delaware District Court - December 28, 2018

MEMORANDUM OPINION re claim construction. Signed by Judge Leonard P. Stark on 12/28/2018. (etg)

Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc. v. Midbrook, LLC

Michigan Michigan Eastern District Court - June 25, 2018

OPINION and ORDER Granting in part and Denying in part Plaintiff's 21 Motion for Summary Judgment; and Granting in part and Denying in…

Gabriel Fernando Nassar Cure, et al v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc., et al

United States US Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit - August 7, 2017

Jarmon v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

Kentucky Kentucky Western District Court - March 9, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION signed by Senior Judge Charles R. Simpson, III on 3/8/2017, re Defendant's 37 MOTION to Dismiss, and 39 Renewed MOTION…

Taylor v. Intuitive Surgical Inc.

Washington Supreme Court - February 9, 2017