ResMed takes new action against BMC Medical/3B Products

Monday, July 22, 2013

SAN DIEGO – ResMed has filed new legal action in the International Trade Commission (ITC) and an amended complaint in U.S. federal court to stop the alleged infringement of its patents by BMC Medical and 3B Products, according to a press release. BMC Medical is a Chinese medical device manufacturer and 3B Products is its U.S. sales subsidiary. ResMed asserts patents for the following products have been infringed upon: the RESmart CPAP and RESmart Auto CPAP devices, and the Willow nasal pillows patient interface and the iVolve nasal mask. ResMed is asking the ITC to stop BMC Medical and 3B Products from importing and selling these products in the United States. ResMed has also amended a pending action in the U.S. federal court to assert alleged additional patent infringement by BMC Medical and 3B Products. ResMed is asking the court to stop the infringement and to award damages against BMC Medical and 3B Products.