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Candida Jane Soames has worked on the following 551 EPO patent applications which have been published in the last five years:

EP13150470

Methods of manufacturing end effectors for energy-based surgical instruments

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13151827

Portable surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32, A61B 18/14, H01M 2/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13151440

System and method for verifying the operating frequency of digital control circuitry

IPC classification:
G01R 31/317, H03K 5/26
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12190530

Tissue fusion jaw angle improvement

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12185192

Handheld medical devices including microwave amplifier unit at device handle

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12196800

Surgical instrument and cartdridge for use therewith

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13152329

Electrosurgical instrument and method of manufacturing the same

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP10849146

LIQUID-GAS INTERFACE PLASMA DEVICE

IPC classification:
H05H 1/24, H05H 1/42
Applicant:
Colorado State University Research Foundation
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12006524

Handheld medical devices including microwave amplifier unit at device handle

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Andreas Beyer, Wuesthoff & Wuesthoff Patentanwälte PartG mbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12186066

Logarithmic amplifier, electrosurgical generator including same, and method of controlling electrosurgical generator using same

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12188402

Mesh fixation system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/064, A61B 17/068, A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12189671

Implantable film/mesh composite for passage of tissue therebetween

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00, B32B 3/26, B32B 3/28, B32B 9/02, B32B 9/04, B32B 27/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12193450

Surgical Retrieval Apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12191975

Surgical forceps

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12191973

Non-stick conductive coating for biomedical applications

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Colorado State University Research Foundation
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12192814

Surgical device with powered articulation

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12195454

Vessel sealing using microwave energy

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13151771

Access port having rollable proximal end

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12196911

Surgical Stapling Apparatus Including Buttress Attachment Via Tabs

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12196897

Surgical instrument including firing indicator

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP12194000

Flexible endoluminal surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/11
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13004834

System for delivery of energy to tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12765108

ULTRASONIC SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12764956

ULTRASONIC SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12763063

ULTRASONIC SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/285
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12198742

Staple formation recognition for a surgical device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12713452

SELECTIVELY EXPANDABLE OPERATIVE ELEMENT SUPPORT STRUCTURE AND METHODS OF USE

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12198752

Surgical clip applier

IPC classification:
A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12198745

Surgical clip applier with integrated clip counter

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13151772

Wound protector including flexible and rigid liners

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13152331

Patitioned surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13167018

Apparatus for activating an electrosurgical vessel sealing instrument having an electrical cutting mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13154178

Combined thermal therapy and hydrogel with embedded stem cell treatment

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, A61B 18/22
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13151035

Device for performing a surgical anastomosis

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12195006

System and method for making tapered looped suture

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12198775

Curved guide member for articulating instruments

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12198776

Surgical device including buttress material

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12196162

System, method and apparatus for making tapered looped suture

IPC classification:
A61B 17/06, A61B 17/32, B29C 65/08
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13161727

Flexible endoluminal surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/11
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13004659

Energy-delivery devices with flexible fluid-cooled shaft, inflow/outflow junctions suitable for use with same, and systems including same

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13156297

Buttress retention system for linear endostaplers

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP12724464

APPARATUS FOR OPTICAL TISSUE SEALING

IPC classification:
A61B 18/22
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13155349

Implantable devices including a mesh and a perforated film

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00, B32B 3/26, B32B 3/28, B32B 9/02, B32B 9/04, B32B 27/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13156287

Surgical support assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 1/04, A61B 1/313
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13156676

Device and Method For Optical Image Correction In Metrology Systems

IPC classification:
G01B 11/25, G02B 23/24
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13156882

Surgical introducer and access port assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13164267

Limited reuse ablation needles and ablation devices for use therewith

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12726274

SYSTEM FOR ENERGY-BASED SEALING OF TISSUE WITH OPTICAL FEEDBACK

IPC classification:
A61B 17/11, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12724795

OPTICAL RECOGNITION OF TISSUE AND VESSELS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11838376

IMAGE VIEWING APPLICATION AND METHOD FOR ORIENTATIONALLY SENSITIVE DISPLAY DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 5/05
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Andreas Beyer, Wuesthoff & Wuesthoff Patentanwälte PartG mbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13173352

One-piece handle assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 17/295, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13176291

Devices, systems, and methods for battery cell fault detection

IPC classification:
H01M 2/02, H01M 10/42, H01M 10/48
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13176633

An end-effector assembly including a pressure-sensitive layer disposed on an electrode

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13178170

Crest factor enhancement in electrosurgical generators

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, H03F 3/217
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13170016

Ablation device with drug delivery component

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14, A61M 25/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13160094

System and method for determining camera angles by using virtual planes derived from actual images

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 5/06, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13162779

Surgical fastener applying apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP13168717

Electrosurgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12805198

DISSOLUTION OF OXIDIZED CELLULOSE

IPC classification:
C08B 1/00, C08B 15/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13161532

Implantable devices including a film providing folding characteristics

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12820338

ELECTROSURGICAL APPARATUS WITH REAL-TIME RF TISSUE ENERGY CONTROL

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13161097

Electrosurgical device with a switch-mode power supply

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Westendorp
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Flach Haug
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13160961

Cordless electrosurgical device with battery ejection means

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Westendorp
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Flach Haug
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13160962

Cordless electrosurgical device with jaws and a blade and with a removably connected radio-frequency assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Westendorp
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Flach Haug
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13160960

Method for powering an electrosurgical instrument including inserting a removable battery assembly into the instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Westendorp
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Agent:
Martin Friese, Andrae Flach Haug
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12821976

MICROWAVE ANTENNA HAVING A COAXIAL CABLE WITH AN ADJUSTABLE OUTER CONDUCTOR CONFIGURATION

IPC classification:
A61B 18/04, A61B 18/18, A61L 31/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12745973

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12745975

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12824142

SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS WITH REMOVABLE COMPONENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12823365

SURGICAL FORCEPS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/28, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12192946

Novel drug delivery devices

IPC classification:
A61K 47/48
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13166379

Surgical instrument with articulation mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12827271

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DC TISSUE IMPEDANCE SENSING

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12829765

APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING ELECTROSURGICAL PROCEDURES HAVING A SPRING MECHANISM ASSOCIATED WITH THE JAW MEMBERS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/28, A61B 17/29, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14152390

Foam application to stapling device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13173351

Energy-harvesting system and apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, H01Q 1/24, H02J 7/02, H02J 17/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13184543

Polyp removal device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/221, A61B 17/32, A61B 17/3205, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, A61B 18/20
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14153551

Laparoscopic instruments, attachable end effectors and methods relating to same

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12836720

HERNIA REPAIR DEVICE AND METHOD

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12835855

IMPLANTABLE PROSTHESIS FOR REPAIRING OR REINFORCING AN ANATOMICAL DEFECT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/08
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13173537

Helical connector assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, H01R 13/6463
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13171825

Methods and systems for enhancing ultrasonic visibility of energy-delivery devices within tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13174297

Surgical forceps

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/29, A61B 17/295, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14154619

Cytology sampling system and method of utilizing the same

IPC classification:
A61B 10/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12834873

HERNIA REPAIR DEVICE AND METHOD

IPC classification:
A61B 17/08
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13175303

Heat-distribution indicators and electrosurgical systems including same

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14154456

Electrosurgical electrodes

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13176292

System and method for detecting critical structures using ultrasound

IPC classification:
A61B 1/313, A61B 8/00, A61B 8/08, A61B 8/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13176829

Gap control via overmold teeth and hard stops

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14161071

Circular stapler for hemorrhoid operations

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14155878

Optical obturator visualization system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12840970

OPTICAL TROCAR SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/02, A61B 17/34, A61B 17/94, A61B 19/00, A61M 25/01
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14156341

Flexible access assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13175304

Optical sealing device with cutting ability

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14157195

Adherence concepts for non-woven absorbable felt buttresses

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12842962

A GENTLE HEMORRHOID TREATMENT OFFERING A SUBSTANTIALLY PAINLESS HEALING

IPC classification:
A61B 1/31, A61B 17/03, A61B 17/12, A61B 17/94, A61B 18/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13178896

Adjustable length and/or exposure electrodes

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13158091

Tissue dissection and removal device

IPC classification:
A61B 10/02, A61B 10/06, A61B 17/00, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14154299

System and method for sinus surgery

IPC classification:
A61B 18/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14171496

System for adjusting an ablation field using a microwave field-detecting needle assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, A61N 5/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14160219

Pathway planning system and method

IPC classification:
G06F 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14158041

Systems and methods for detecting abnormalities within a circuit of an electrosurgical generator

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14158818

Surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14158040

Constant power inverter with crest factor control

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14158819

Surgical instrument with switch activation control

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14160217

Pathway planning system and method

IPC classification:
G06F 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14160220

Pathway planning system and method

IPC classification:
G06F 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14156966

System configured to provide controlled depth of hemostasis

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14160222

Microwave ablation device and method of manufacturing

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14159837

Systems and methods for arc detection and drag adjustment

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14159839

System and method for power control of electrosurgical resonant inverters

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, H02M 7/5387
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14160223

Microwave ablation system

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14156761

Crest-factor control of phase-shifted inverter

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14159728

Surgical stapling device with detachable handle sections

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14158946

Flex cable and spring-loaded tube for tacking device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14159394

Articulation joint for apparatus for endoscopic procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14159037

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14159414

Powered stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14159416

Systems for performing endoscopic procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14158762

Systems and methods for optical measurement for in-situ surgical applications

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 5/107, A61B 17/00, G01B 11/02, G01B 11/25
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14159043

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14159075

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14159118

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14159093

Reverse seam ripper dissector

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32, A61F 9/013
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14159086

Thoracic scope with skirt and gap

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 1/32, A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP14159742

Surgical instrument for dispensing tacks and solution

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064, A61B 17/068, A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14159073

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14169809

Systems and methods for calibrating power measurements in an electrosurgical generator

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14, H03H 17/00, H03H 17/02, H03H 17/04, H03H 21/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14170417

Surgical retrieval apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14169739

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14158732

Interchangeable tips for surgical device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12809298

METHODS FOR DETECTING OF BENIGN CONDITIONS

IPC classification:
A61B 10/02, C12Q 1/04, G01N 33/574, G01N 33/68
Applicant:
Medical Research Council
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Agent:
William John Richards, Script IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13194230

Ecogenic cooled microwave ablation antenna

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12822762

SURGICAL FORCEPS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/28, A61B 18/08, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14162338

Systems, devices, and methods for treatment of luminal tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 1/01, A61B 17/02, A61B 17/34, A61B 18/14, A61M 25/09, A61M 29/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14163760

Surgical device for pediatric surgery

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/32, A61B 17/3211, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14158013

Powered surgical stapling device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14162341

Systems, devices, and methods for treatment of luminal tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 1/01, A61B 17/02, A61B 17/34, A61B 18/14, A61M 25/09, A61M 29/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14162339

Systems, devices, and methods for treatment of luminal tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 1/01, A61B 17/02, A61B 17/34, A61B 18/14, A61M 25/09, A61M 29/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14168904

Interlocking buttress material retention system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/064, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14168902

Interlocking buttress material retention system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/064, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14160251

Microwave ablation device

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14162347

Systems, devices, and methods for treatment of luminal tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 1/01, A61B 17/02, A61B 17/34, A61B 18/14, A61M 25/09, A61M 29/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14166313

Obturator features for mating with cannula tube

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14173043

Apparatus for endoscopic procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12745972

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12805482

NEEDLE BIOPSY DEVICE WITH EXCHANGEABLE NEEDLE AND INTEGRATED NEEDLE PROTECTION

IPC classification:
A61B 10/02, A61B 10/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13186383

Electro-thermal device

IPC classification:
A61B 18/08, G01K 11/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14161175

Powered stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13187674

Surgical forceps

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13186124

Devices and methods for optical detection of tissue contact

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14150294

Method and system for manufacturing electrosurgical seal plates

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12793258

SURGICAL DEVICE WITH DC POWER CONNECTION

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/32, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13187072

Isolated data transfer using electric-field capacitive coupler

IPC classification:
H04B 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13187079

System and method for using resonance phasing for measuring impedance

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/16
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13738859

PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS INCLUDING STRIP-LINE CIRCUITRY AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURING SAME

IPC classification:
H05K 3/40, H05K 3/46
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14181125

Multi-layer porous film material

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14172690

Multi-layer porous film material

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14151402

System using a microwave field-detecting needle assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, A61N 5/04, G01R 29/08, H01Q 1/24
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13188663

Surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/285, A61B 17/295, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14166165

Gain compensation for a full bridge inverter

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14169456

Methods of manufacturing end effector assemblies for treating and/or cutting tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13741502

ANHYDROUS POLYMORPHS OF (2R,3S,4R,5R)-5-(6-(CYCLOPENTYLAMINO)-9H-PURIN-9-YL)-3,4-DIHYDROXYTETRAHYDROFURAN-2-YL) } METHYL NITRATE AND PROCESSES OF PREPARATION THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61K 31/7076, A61P 27/02, A61P 27/06, C07H 19/167
Applicant:
Inotek Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13740729

ELECTROSURGICAL DEVICE HAVING A MULTIPLEXER

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/18, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP14181127

Multi-layer porous film material

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13191057

Surgical devices and methods utilizing optical coherence tomography (OCT) to monitor and control tissue sealing

IPC classification:
A61B 5/00, A61B 17/28, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14152429

Energy-delivery device with a flexible fluid-cooled shaft and an inflow/outflow junction

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, A61N 5/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14152809

System and method for measuring current of an electrosurgical generator

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14178514

Endoscopic surgical clip

IPC classification:
A61B 17/08, A61B 17/122
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14172391

Specimen retrieval device including a reusable shaft with interchangeable pouch

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14171894

EEA anvil snap ring activator

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14153419

Unbalanced dipole microwave antenna

IPC classification:
H01Q 9/16
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14174079

Microwave tissue dissection and coagulation

IPC classification:
A61B 17/3211, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14177646

Prolongation of survival of an allograft by inhibiting complement activity

IPC classification:
A61K 39/395, C07K 16/18
Agent:
Vossius & Partner Patentanwälte Rechtsanwälte mbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14172684

Emergency retraction for electro-mechanical surgical devices and systems

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14172688

Implantable slings

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14171723

Restricted expansion dissector

IPC classification:
A61B 17/02, A61B 17/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14172681

Method of emergency retraction for electro-mechanical surgical devices and systems

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14172686

Adhesive barbed filament

IPC classification:
A61B 17/06, A61L 17/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14172314

Specimen retrieval device including an integrated sliding grasper

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14173314

Adapter direct drive with manual retraction, lockout and connection mechanisms

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14171910

Stapling device with grasping jaw mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13193635

Surgical apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 17/295, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14154455

Unbalanced dipole microwave antenna

IPC classification:
A61N 5/04, H01Q 9/16
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14154297

System for monitoring ablation using bipolar electrodes

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/18, A61B 19/00, A61N 5/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14156517

System for method for mapping anatomical structures and marking them on a substrate

IPC classification:
A61B 5/00, A61B 8/08, A61B 19/00, A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14168835

Dead-time optimization of resonant inverters

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, H01F 3/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13757352

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IDENTIFICATION USING CAPACITIVE ELEMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18, A61N 7/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13757413

VESSEL SEALING INSTRUMENT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/03, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14162201

Surgical device and surgical adapters for use between surgical handle assembly and surgical loading units

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14175923

Coupling member configurated for use with surgical devices

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, F16B 7/04, F16D 1/108
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14159099

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13196816

Folded buttress for use with a surgical apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14177793

Electrosurgical generators

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, H02M 7/5387
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13761967

MICROWAVE ABLATION GENERATOR CONTROL SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61N 5/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13749101

MULTIFUNCTIONAL CONFERENCING SYSTEMS AND METHODS

IPC classification:
H04L 12/18, H04N 7/15
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12835263

IMPLANTABLE DEVICES HAVING SWELLABLE GRIP MEMBERS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/03
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP13196822

Surgical instrument with pressure distribution device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13197948

Surgical instrument with articulating drive shaft

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13196200

System and method for voltage and current sensing

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, G01R 15/06, G01R 15/16, G01R 15/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13196199

System and method for voltage and current sensing

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, G01R 15/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14178300

Systems and methods for generating electrosurgical energy using a multistage power converter

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14178107

Expanding absorbable tack

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14178904

Systems and methods for measuring tissue impedance through an electrosurgical cable

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, H02M 3/156
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14179046

Instrument or hand access surgical site seal cap

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13767281

LIGHT ENERGY SEALING, CUTTING AND SENSING SURGICAL DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/32, A61B 18/20, A61B 18/22
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14177968

Electrosurgical generator and methods for its use to provide power based on impedance thresholds

IPC classification:
A61B 5/053, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13198294

Pediatric combination surgical device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 17/295
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13197958

Buttress attachment to the cartridge surface

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14151221

Hand held electromechanical surgical system including battery compartment diagnostic display

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, H01M 10/48
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14180638

Surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 18/08
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14156342

Circular stapling device with buttress

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14157581

Anvil grasper

IPC classification:
A61B 17/11, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14151535

Surgical instrument and cartridge members for use therewith

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14159032

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/28
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14158740

Flexible shaft with multiple flexible portions

IPC classification:
A61B 1/005, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14166223

Staples formed over a wire during a wound closure procedure

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064, A61B 17/068
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12812030

SURGICAL ACCESS APPARATUS AND ADAPTER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/02, A61B 17/34, A61M 39/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP12804313

TARGET IDENTIFICATION TOOL FOR INTRA-LUMENAL LOCALIZATION

IPC classification:
A61B 6/00, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14174656

Articulating apparatus for endoscopic procedures with timing system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14152236

Intelligent adapter assembly for use with an electromechanical surgical system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14182236

Surgical clip applier

IPC classification:
A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14183014

Switch assemblies for multi-function surgical instruments and surgical instruments incorporating the same

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14182881

Surgical stapling apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14181008

Ablation device having an adjustable radiating section

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18, A61N 5/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13785161

LIMITED REUSE ABLATION NEEDLES AND ABLATION DEVICES FOR USE THEREWITH

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34, A61B 18/12, A61B 19/00, A61M 5/50
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13785282

EXTERNAL READER FOR DEVICE MANAGEMENT

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14197334

Endoscopic instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 17/32, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14184907

Surgical device with a trigger lockout mechanism device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14184879

Surgical instrument controls with illuminated feedback

IPC classification:
A41D 19/015, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14184056

Ultrasonic surgical instrument with cooling system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14192250

Systems and methods for phase predictive impedance loss model calibration and compensation

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/16
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14180769

Expandable balloon desufflation assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 17/02, A61M 25/10, A61M 29/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14186187

Surgical instruments, systems, and methods incorporating wireless bi-directional communication

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/28, A61B 18/12, H02J 7/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14185097

Apparatus and method for differentiating between tissue and mechanical obstruction in a surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14186184

Simplified spring load mechanism for delivering shaft force of a surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14184055

Ultrasonic dissector and sealer

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14186363

Multi-function surgical instruments

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14186605

Systems and methods for estimating tissue parameters using surgical devices

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13794346

TREATMENT PLANNING SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14190057

Operative element support structure and method

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 17/00, A61M 25/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14193752

Barbed implantable devices

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14185216

Skirted hernia repair device

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14182234

Hand held electromechanical surgical handle assembly for use with surgical end effectors, and methods of use

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13793254

CORTICAL BONE PIN

IPC classification:
A61B 17/86
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Agent:
Friedrich Scheele, RatnerPrestia
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13793791

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MAKING TAPERED LOOPED SUTURE

IPC classification:
B21D 37/10, B21F 1/06, B21F 15/02, B21F 35/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13797542

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING TRANSPARENT MEDICAL TREATMENT

IPC classification:
G06Q 50/22
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13804271

METHODS OF PREPARING PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS

IPC classification:
C07H 21/02, C12N 5/00, C12N 5/0789, C12N 15/09, C12N 15/113, C12N 15/63
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13806592

MICROWAVE THERMOMETRY FOR MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13808536

ABLATION DEVICE HAVING AN EXPANDABLE CHAMBER FOR ANCHORING THE ABLATION DEVICE TO TISSUE

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14, A61B 19/00, A61M 29/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13810185

ELECTROSURGICAL DEVICE INCORPORATING A PHOTO-ACOUSTIC SYSTEM FOR INTERROGATING/IMAGING TISSUE

IPC classification:
A61B 8/08, A61B 17/34, A61B 18/18, A61B 18/20, A61B 18/22
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14194919

Surgical stapling apparatus and method

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13807072

MICROWAVE THERMOMETRY FOR MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
A61B 5/01, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14190419

Circular surgical stapling device including buttress material

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14190259

Unfurling electrode devices with the multiple longitudinal electrode segments

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13806962

MICROWAVE THERMOMETRY FOR MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14194918

Surgical stapling apparatus and method

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14191453

Positioning catheter

IPC classification:
A61M 25/01
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14185328

Electrosurgical systems and methods for monitoring power dosage

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14189362

Internally sealable wire

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, H01B 7/282, H01B 13/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14194675

Apparatus for tissue sealing

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/18, A61N 5/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14159838

Resonant inverter with a common mode choke

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14189142

Surgical Instrument, Loading Unit and Fasteners for Use Therewith

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13809290

MICROWAVE ANTENNA PROBES

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14192217

Medical device adapter with wrist mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14192226

Devices and methods facilitating sleeve gastrectomy and other procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/128, A61F 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14192416

Devices and methods facilitating sleeve gastrectomy procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61F 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14192780

Anvil assembly with frangible retaining member

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14192785

Anvil assembly and delivery system

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115, A61B 17/15
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14192615

Degradable implantable battery

IPC classification:
A61N 1/378, H01M 6/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14189145

Chip assembly for surgical instruments

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14196027

ADAPTER ASSEMBLY FOR INTERCONNECTING SURGICAL DEVICES AND SURGICAL ATTACHMENTS, AND SURGICAL SYSTEMS THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14196148

Adapter direct drive push button retention mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14196152

Dual directional articulation hand instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13827748

MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34, A61B 18/18, A61L 29/04, A61M 25/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13827441

MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME

IPC classification:
A61B 17/225, A61B 18/00, A61M 25/16
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13828360

MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME

IPC classification:
A61B 17/225, A61B 18/00, A61M 25/16
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13827919

MICROWAVE ABLATION CATHETER AND METHOD OF UTILIZING THE SAME

IPC classification:
A61B 17/225, A61M 25/16
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15151110

Surgical instrument with stamped double-flag jaws and actuation mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14181908

EEA abdominal access device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/02, A61B 17/115, A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14196930

MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM WITH USER-CONTROLLED ABLATION SIZE

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18, A61B 19/00, A61N 5/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13829920

STABILIZING PORT FOR SURGERY FOR FACILITATING CONCURRENT INTRODUCTION OF MULTIPLE INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/02, A61B 17/34, A61M 39/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15154827

System and method for testing electrosurgical generators

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14199687

Loading unit including shipping member

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13831240

TISSUE FIXATION DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/11, A61L 17/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13830289

TISSUE FIXATION DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/11, A61L 17/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13829371

IMPLANTABLE POROUS DEVICE INCLUDING A FILM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/03, A61B 17/04, A61F 2/00, A61L 27/54, A61L 27/56
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP14199033

Surgical staples and end effectors for deploying the same

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14199690

SHIPPING MEMBER FOR LOADING UNIT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14197885

Surgical fastener with predetermined resorption rate

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/064, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/08, A61B 17/64, A61B 17/68, A61B 17/86, A61B 17/88, A61L 31/04, A61L 31/06, A61L 31/14, B25B 13/48, B25B 17/00, B25B 23/06, B25B 23/10, C08L 67/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14199658

Electromechanical surgical assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/08, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14199637

Apparatus for performing an electrosurgical procedure

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14199704

Surgical apparatus

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14199678

SURGICAL APPARATUS HAVING A SLED AND A DRIVE BEAM WITH A LATCH

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14199697

Apparatus for endoscopic procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14200555

System for energy delivery to a tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP15152392

Staple line reinforcement for anvil and cartridge

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14200063

Systems and methods for multifrequency cable compensation

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15156035

LOADING UNIT VELOCITY AND POSITION FEEDBACK

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15152096

System for field ablation prediction

IPC classification:
A61B 5/055, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/18, A61B 19/00, G01R 33/48, G01R 33/54, G01R 33/56
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15151410

End effector indentification by mechanical features

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15152791

Surgical adapter assemblies for use between surgical handle assembly and surgical end effectors

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14200061

Blade tip profile for use in cutting of tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/3209, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14200062

Tissue sealing instrument with tissue-dissecting electrode

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14200056

Temperature-sensing electrically-conductive tissue-contacting plate and methods of manufacturing same

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13844185

SELECTIVELY DEFORMABLE ABLATION DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61L 29/14, A61M 25/092
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13844446

THERMAL ABLATION PROBE FOR A MEDICAL DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14200057

Temperature-sensing electrically-conductive tissue-contacting plate configured for use in an electrosurgical jaw member, electrosurgical system including same, and methods of controlling vessel sealing using same

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13841230

OPTICAL TROCAR VISUALIZATION SYSTEM AND APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34, A61M 39/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11760252

FUNCTIONALIZED ADHESIVE FOR MEDICAL DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61L 24/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14200621

Variable frequency excitation plasma device for thermal and non-thermal tissue effects

IPC classification:
A61B 18/04, H05H 1/46
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14199775

Instrument for optically detecting tissue attributes

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15161888

MEDICAL DEVICES AND METHODS INCORPORATING FRUSTRATED TOTAL INTERNAL REFLECTION FOR ENERGY-EFFICIENT SEALING AND CUTTING OF TISSUE USING LIGHT ENERGY

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/20, A61B 18/22
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP11760226

COMBINATION THREE-DIMENSIONAL SURGICAL IMPLANT

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14198274

Prolongation of survival of an allograft by inhibiting complement activity

IPC classification:
A61K 31/00, A61K 31/16, A61K 31/365, A61K 31/573, A61K 38/00, A61K 38/13, A61K 39/395, A61K 45/06, A61P 37/06
Agent:
Vossius & Partner Patentanwälte Rechtsanwälte mbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14200553

Devices, systems, and methods for navigating a biopsy tool to a target location and obtaining a tissue sample using the same

IPC classification:
A61B 10/02, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13855800

DEPLOYMENT MECHANISMS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 17/295, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13855719

TISSUE FIXATION DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/11
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13855827

DEPLOYMENT MECHANISMS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/29, A61B 18/12, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13855101

CONCENTRIC BARBED SUTURE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61L 17/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15161339

DEVICES AND SYSTEMS FOR OBTAINING A TISSUE SAMPLE USING A BIOPSY TOOL

IPC classification:
A61B 10/02, A61B 10/04, A61B 10/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15162174

VESSEL SEALING INSTRUMENT WITH ELECTRICAL CUTTING MECHANISM

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15161597

APPARATUS FOR TISSUE THICKNESS SENSING

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15167291

SURGICAL FORCEPS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/28, A61B 17/285, A61B 17/29, A61B 17/295, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14200059

Systems and methods for calculating tissue impedance in electrosurgery

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14199779

Surgical stapling apparatus with firing lockout mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP15163674

MICROWAVE ABLATION INSTRUMENT WITH INTERCHANGEABLE ANTENNA PROBE

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13857885

LOOPED TISSUE FIXATION DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/11, A61L 17/06, A61L 17/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13847139

DEVICES AND METHODS FACILITATING SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/22, A61B 17/32
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11760241

CHEMICAL KNOTS FOR SUTURES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61L 17/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP10849147

LIQUID-GAS INTERFACE PLASMA DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61C 5/00, A61C 19/06, H05H 1/24
Applicant:
Colorado State University Research Foundation
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP15166762

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH PRESSURE DISTRIBUTION DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14199650

End of life transmission system for surgical instruments

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14199666

Vibrating surgical instruments for blunt dissection

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32, A61B 17/3205
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14199674

Specimen retrieval pouch having a lubricious coating

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP15168649

SYSTEM FOR TREATING TISSUE USING AN EXPANDABLE ANTENNA

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP15164205

ADAPTER ASSEMBLY WITH GIMBAL FOR INTERCONNECTING ELECTROMECHANICAL SURGICAL DEVICES AND SURGICAL LOADING UNITS, AND SURGICAL SYSTEMS THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14199657

Systems and methods for determining an end of life state for surgical devices

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP14199642

SURGICAL FASTENER HAVING A CAP

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP14199785

Systems and Methods for Speckle Reduction

IPC classification:
A61B 1/313, A61B 8/00, A61B 8/08, A61B 8/12, A61B 8/14, A61B 8/15, A61B 17/22, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP14199670

SURGICAL STAPLING APPARATUS AND METHODS OF ADHERING A SURGICAL BUTTRESS THERETO

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14200407

Electrosurgical instruments including end-effector assembly configured to provide mechanical cutting action on tissue

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15165170

ANVIL ASSEMBLY DELIVERY SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15169180

VESSEL SEALER AND DIVIDER HAVING ELONGATED KNIFE STROKE AND SAFETY FOR CUTTING MECHANISM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/32, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/18, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15171159

OPEN VESSEL SEALING INSTRUMENT WITH CUTTING MECHANISM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/28, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15166107

END-EFFECTOR FORCE MEASUREMENT DRIVE CIRCUIT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15169962

SURGICAL ADAPTER ASSEMBLIES FOR USE BETWEEN SURGICAL HANDLE ASSEMBLY AND SURGICAL END EFFECTORS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15166348

EJECTING ASSEMBLY FOR A SURGICAL STAPLER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13869818

TWO-SHOT MOLDED OPTICAL OBTURATOR

IPC classification:
A61B 1/313
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14199781

Stapling device with features to prevent inadvertent firing of staples

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15166106

WAKE-UP SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR POWERED SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP15167339

GASTRIC TUBES HAVING TETHERED PLUGS

IPC classification:
A61F 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15167369

BUTTRESS BRACHYTHERAPY AND INTEGRATED STAPLE LINE MARKERS FOR MARGIN IDENTIFICATION

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15167797

ADAPTOR FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENT FOR CONVERTING ROTARY INPUT TO LINEAR OUTPUT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15175739

SUTURE AND RETAINER ASSEMBLY AND SULU

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14200060

Multipurpose electrosurgical instrument with telescoping aspiration cannula

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14199771

Surgical instruments with non-contact switch assemblies

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, H03K 17/968
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15167342

ILLUMINATED GASTRIC TUBES

IPC classification:
A61F 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12198755

Wound protector with reinforced ring

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP15170195

STITCHING END EFFECTOR

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15171166

BRONCHOSCOPE ADAPTER

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 1/267, A61M 16/04, A61M 16/08
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15160513

Cleaning system for reprocessing medical devices

IPC classification:
A61B 1/12, A61B 17/29, A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15171422

SWIPE TO SEE THROUGH ULTRASOUND IMAGING FOR INTRAOPERATIVE APPLICATIONS

IPC classification:
A61B 8/00, A61B 8/08, A61B 8/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15172511

DISPOSABLE HOUSING FOR ENCASING HANDLE ASSEMBLIES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 19/00, A61B 19/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15173809

AN ENDOSCOPIC SURGICAL CLIP APPLIER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/10, A61B 17/128, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15173807

ADAPTER ASSEMBLY FOR INTERCONNECTING ELECTROMECHANICAL SURGICAL DEVICES AND SURGICAL LOADING UNITS, AND SURGICAL SYSTEMS THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15174036

SURGICAL STAPLING DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15180491

BUTTRESS SUPPORT DESIGN FOR EEA ANVIL

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15173257

SYSTEM FOR DELIVERING AN ANVIL ASSEMBLY TO A SURGICAL SITE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15174462

LOADING UNIT INCLUDING SHIPPING ASSEMBLY

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 17/115, A61B 19/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15173910

ADAPTER ASSEMBLIES FOR INTERCONNECTING ELECTROMECHANICAL HANDLE ASSEMBLIES AND SURGICAL LOADING UNITS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15173803

ADAPTER ASSEMBLY FOR INTERCONNECTING ELECTROMECHANICAL SURGICAL DEVICES AND SURGICAL LOADING UNITS, AND SURGICAL SYSTEMS THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15173804

HAND HELD SURGICAL HANDLE ASSEMBLY, SURGICAL ADAPTERS FOR USE BETWEEN SURGICAL HANDLE ASSEMBLY AND SURGICAL END EFFECTORS, AND METHODS OF USE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15174466

COMPOSITE DRIVE BEAM FOR SURGICAL STAPLING

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14754963

SURGICAL ACCESS DEVICE INCLUDING LATERAL MOVING SEAL COOPERATING WITH BELLOWS ATTACHED TO PROXIMAL WALL OF CANNULA HOUSE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34, A61M 25/01, A61M 39/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15172050

TISSUE ABLATION SYSTEM WITH PHASE-CONTROLLED CHANNELS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18, A61N 5/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15179537

SURGICAL TILT ANVIL ASSEMBLY

IPC classification:
A61B 17/11, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15177233

GASTRIC TUBES AND METHODS OF USE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61F 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14765246

SURGICAL STAPLING APPARATUS WITH REUSABLE COMPONENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14767799

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ENHANCING PICTURE-IN-PICTURE DISPLAY FOR IMAGING DEVICES USED FOR SURGICAL PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61B 1/04, A61B 1/05, A61B 1/313, A61B 17/94
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14779302

CLAMP ULTRASOUND PROBE FOR LUNG SURGERY

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15179003

POWERED SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH PRESSURE SENSITIVE MOTOR SPEED CONTROL

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15183819

BUTTRESS FIXATION FOR A CIRCULAR STAPLER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/11, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15184915

APPARATUS FOR ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15167798

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP14756981

SPECIMEN RETRIEVAL DEVICE WITH POUCH STOP

IPC classification:
A61B 10/02, A61B 17/50, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15175837

METHODS AND DEVICES FOR PERFORMING A SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/11, A61B 17/115, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15190245

APPARATUS FOR ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15186802

DRUG LOADED MICROSPHERES FOR POST-OPERATIVE CHRONIC PAIN

IPC classification:
A61K 9/16, A61K 31/445, A61P 23/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14800244

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS USING A PORT ASSEMBLY

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34, A61B 17/94, A61M 39/02, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14306543

Assessment of shear forces distribution at fixation points of textile-based implants

IPC classification:
G01N 3/06, G01N 3/08, G01N 3/24, G01N 33/36
Applicant:
Sofradim Production
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15187526

SURGICAL LOADING UNITS AND MOUNTING MEMBERS THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15187549

JAW MEMBERS AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12193581

Surgical stapling device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP15188539

HANDHELD ELECTROMECHANICAL SURGICAL SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 34/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15196602

STAPLE CARTRIDGE WITH SHIPPING WEDGE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13004127

Leaky-wave antenna for ablation

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18, A61N 5/04, H01Q 13/20, H04B 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP15191313

REPOSABLE MULTIPLATFORM ENDOSCOPIC SURGICAL CLIP APPLIER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13887355

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH LOCKOUT MECHANISM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/03, A61B 17/04, A61B 17/068
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15190760

ADAPTER ASSEMBLIES FOR INTERCONNECTING SURGICAL LOADING UNITS AND HANDLE ASSEMBLIES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, H01H 13/704, H01H 13/81
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP15190752

SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS AND SWITCH ASSEMBLIES THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12198750

Surgical access assembly

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14817036

ARTICULATING APPARATUS FOR ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/88, A61B 17/94
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13169684

System for tissue sealing

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14, A61B 18/20, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP15194026

ATTACHMENTS FOR USE WITH A SURGICAL ACCESS DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11760259

ENHANCED SUTURE BRAID STRENGTH THROUGH CLICK CHEMISTRY

IPC classification:
A61L 17/14, A61L 27/14, A61L 31/08, D02G 1/00, D02G 3/22
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP15195534

CLEANING APPARATUS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 1/12, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/115, B08B 3/10, B08B 9/032, A61B 90/70
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12193587

Surgical fastener applying apparatus with controlled beam deflection

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14752701

LOW-PROFILE MICRONEEDLE PATCH APPLICATOR

IPC classification:
A61M 37/00
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15197251

LAPAROSCOPIC SURGICAL LIGATION CLIP APPLIER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15198203

LOADING UNIT ATTACHMENT BAND FOR SURGICAL STAPLING INSTRUMENT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15198366

ANVIL ASSEMBLY WITH INTEGRATED SUTURE CUTTER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP16150739

SURGICAL CLIP APPLIER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13156670

Glove with sensory elements incorporated therein for controlling at least one surgical instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/068, A61B 19/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13169462

Apparatus for tissue sealing

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14838450

STABLE GLUCAGON PEPTIDE FORMULATIONS

IPC classification:
A61K 38/26
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP15200068

SPINNERET FOR MANUFACTURE OF MELT BLOWN NONWOVEN FABRIC

IPC classification:
D01D 4/02, D01D 5/08, D01D 5/098
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11804173

MICROWAVE-POWERED REACTOR AND METHOD FOR IN SITU FORMING IMPLANTS

IPC classification:
C08L 61/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP16150144

SURGICAL CONSOLE AND HAND-HELD SURGICAL DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16150284

LOADING UNIT RETENTION CLIP FOR SURGICAL STAPLING INSTRUMENT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16150128

CLAM SHELL SURGICAL STAPLING LOADING UNIT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12190100

Access assembly with landing light

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13172009

An endoscopic surgical clip applier

IPC classification:
A61B 17/10, A61B 17/128, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP16151576

POWERED SURGICAL STAPLING DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 8/12, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12191114

Surgical stapling apparatus including releaseable buttress

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13172008

Endoscopic surgical clip applier

IPC classification:
A61B 17/10, A61B 17/128, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14850085

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH MAGNETIC SENSOR

IPC classification:
A61B 5/05, A61B 5/107, A61B 17/29, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP16152907

SURGICAL CLIP APPLIER WITH INTEGRATED CUTTER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13162304

Method and system for employing single fault safe redundant signals

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, G01R 31/02
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP16159329

COMPOUND BARB MEDICAL DEVICE AND METHOD

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11816973

BARBED IMPLANTABLE DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61F 2/00
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP16155271

DISPLAY SCREENS FOR MEDICAL DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16160321

PROLONGATION OF SURVIVAL OF AN ALLOGRAFT BY INHIBITING COMPLEMENT ACTIVITY

IPC classification:
A61K 39/395, C07K 16/18
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12189673

Implantable film/mesh composite

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12186217

Tapered looped suture

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12189672

Implantable film/Mesh composite

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13166409

Microwave surgical system with a peripheral switching device

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP16157301

SURGICAL APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 90/90, A61B 90/98
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16157565

MEDICAL DEVICES WITH SEALING PROPERTIES

IPC classification:
A61L 31/04, A61L 31/10, A61L 31/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16157292

SURGICAL APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 90/90, A61B 90/98
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13163254

Circular anastomosis stapling apparatus utilizing a two stroke firing sequence

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13167010

Surgical stapling device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/03, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP16162421

LOADED SURGICAL STAPLER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064, A61B 17/068, A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Sofradim Production
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16158375

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT FOR DISSECTING TISSUE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29, A61B 18/14, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16158408

SURGICAL STAPLING LOADING UNIT HAVING ARTICULATING JAWS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16158315

HAND-HELD DUAL SPHERICAL ANTENNA SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 90/98, A61B 34/20
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13173006

Pressure sensing sealing plate

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13789467

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16159324

ENDOSCOPIC REPOSABLE SURGICAL CLIP APPLIER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16159831

LIGATION AND SPECIMEN RETRIEVAL DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/04, A61B 17/12, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13795346

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13795345

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16159624

POWERED SURGICAL INSTRUMENT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115, A61B 17/28, H01R 4/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13795344

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14860011

DEVICES AND METHODS FOR FACILITATING SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61B 1/06, A61B 17/22, A61B 17/3205, A61M 25/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16166332

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11760233

THREE-DIMENSIONAL SURGICAL IMPLANT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61F 2/00
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP16160646

CONNECTING END EFFECTORS TO SURGICAL DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16160831

PIVOT MECHANISM FOR SURGICAL DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16160830

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CREDIT-BASED USAGE OF SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS AND COMPONENTS THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, G06F 19/00, G06Q 50/22
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16160644

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT, LOADING UNIT FOR USE THEREWITH

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13159715

Microwave-shielded tissue sensor probe

IPC classification:
A61B 18/18, A61N 5/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP11746293

COLLAGENOUS MATERIAL

IPC classification:
A61L 15/32, A61L 27/24, A61L 27/36, C07K 14/78
Applicant:
Covidien AG
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13168516

Navigation system

IPC classification:
A61B 19/00, G06T 7/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13168707

Surgical navigation system

IPC classification:
A61B 19/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13161521

Implantable devices including a mesh and an extendable film

IPC classification:
A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13164453

Biocompatible sleeve for mesh insertion instrument

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12198749

Buttress support design for anvil of a surgical stapler

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13151439

Systems for phase predictive impedance loss model calibration and compensation

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13163227

Electrosurgical monopolar apparatus with arc energy vascular coagulation control

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12, A61N 1/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12198777

Surgical instrument with clamp release mechanism

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12186448

Endoscopic clip applier

IPC classification:
A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14862145

STEERABLE GASTRIC CALIBRATION TUBE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/22, A61B 17/34, A61M 25/092
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12190094

Point size light illumination in metrology systems for in-situ surgical applications

IPC classification:
A61B 5/00, A61B 5/107, G01B 11/25
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12198737

Apparatus for endoscopic procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 1/05, A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13163033

Apparatus for endoscopic procedures

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP16163168

ELECTROSPINNING DEVICE FOR APPLYING POLYMER TO TISSUE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, D01D 5/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13152673

Electrosurgical apparatus with integrated energy sensing at tissue site

IPC classification:
A61B 18/00, A61B 18/12
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Hoffmann Eitle PartmbB
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP16164421

METHODS TO SHORTEN CALIBRATION TIMES FOR POWERED DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29, G05B 11/28
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16164369

ENDOSCOPIC STAPLER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16164391

ADAPTER, EXTENSION, AND CONNECTOR ASSEMBLIES FOR SURGICAL DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16163825

MAT BASED ANTENNA AND HEATER SYSTEM, FOR USE DURING MEDICAL PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61F 7/08, A61B 90/98
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13153494

Wound closure device

IPC classification:
A61B 17/04, A61B 17/06
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14870110

GEAR TRAIN ASSEMBLIES FOR ROBOTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, B25J 15/08, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14868810

WRIST AND JAW ASSEMBLIES FOR ROBOTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, B25J 15/08, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13156689

Ultra-wide angle zoom projection system for real time in-situ surgical metrology

IPC classification:
A61B 1/00, A61B 1/06, A61B 1/313, A61B 5/107, A61B 17/00, A61B 19/00, A61F 2/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14870749

ELECTROSURGICAL END EFFECTORS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14873024

SURGICAL ANTIFOGGING DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 1/12, A61B 17/94, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16167444

CUTTING RING ASSEMBLY WITH RIGID CUTTING MEMBER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/11, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP14870303

SURGICAL DEVICE FOR GRASPING AND SHEARING

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, B25J 15/08, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16168516

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH ARTICULATION ASSEMBLY

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16168312

ADAPTER ASSEMBLY AND LOADING UNITS FOR SURGICAL STAPLING DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15735238

MEDICAL DEVICE CLEANING SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 1/12, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP16174227

EXTRALUMINAL SEALANT APPLICATOR

IPC classification:
A61B 17/08
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16171355

MULTI-FIRE PUSH ROD STAPLING DEVICE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16178346

ARTICULATING ENDOSCOPIC SURGICAL CLIP APPLIER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/128
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP14881081

GASTRIC CALIBRATION TUBE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/12, A61F 2/04, A61M 29/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14881189

INTERFACES FOR SURGICAL SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
B25J 13/00, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16179199

MICROSPHERES INCLUDING OXIDIZED CELLULOSE

IPC classification:
A61K 9/16, A61L 15/28
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15746311

INPUT DEVICE ASSEMBLIES FOR ROBOTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 90/00, A61B 34/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16174031

SURGICAL ANASTOMOSIS APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/115, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16173411

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH INTEGRATED ILLUMINATION

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 90/30
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP14881855

AUTHENTICATION SYSTEM FOR REUSABLE SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/115, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14882344

SURGICAL END EFFECTORS AND PULLEY ASSEMBLIES THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14882554

SURGICAL END EFFECTORS AND PULLEY ASSEMBLIES THEREOF

IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16174022

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH INTERCHANGEABLE MICRO-TIPS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/14, A61B 50/20
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16175126

INTERCHANGEABLE TIP RELOAD

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16178794

SURGICAL DEVICE IDENTIFICATION

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 90/90, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16171011

ANVIL ASSEMBLY AND DELIVERY SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 17/11, A61B 17/115, A61B 17/15
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP16177435

ANVIL ASSEMBLIES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16180001

CIRCULAR ANASTOMOSIS STAPLING APPARATUS UTILIZING A TWO STROKE FIRING SEQUENCE

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16183302

SURGICAL INSTRUMENT INCLUDING ACCESSORY POWERING FEATURE

IPC classification:
A61B 90/30
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP14887035

SURGICAL STAPLING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16181836

SURGICAL STAPLING LOADING UNIT WITH STROKE COUNTER AND LOCKOUT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16181395

LOADING UNIT LOCKING COLLAR

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16181776

SURGICAL STAPLING LOADING UNIT WITH STROKE COUNTER AND LOCKOUT

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16181411

TROCAR TIP PROTECTOR

IPC classification:
A61B 17/115, A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP14887842

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IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, B25J 15/08, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/064, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/10, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61L 31/00, A61L 31/04
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
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IPC classification:
A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/128, A61B 17/29, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/29, B25J 13/06, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
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IPC classification:
A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/28, A61B 17/29, A61B 18/00, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
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IPC classification:
A61B 90/00, A61B 34/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/115, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 34/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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APPARATUS FOR ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/068, A61B 17/072, A61B 17/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16193636

ADAPTER ASSEMBLY FOR SURGICAL DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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SURGICAL FASTENER APPLYING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16197384

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IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16197391

SURGICAL APPARATUS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/072, A61B 90/00
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16198333

EXPANDING HERNIA FIXATION TACK

IPC classification:
A61B 17/064
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
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IPC classification:
A61B 17/32, A61B 17/34
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16200219

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IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/115, A61B 17/3205
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16196530

CLIP APPLYING APPARATUS WITH ANGLED JAW

IPC classification:
A61B 17/10
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16198043

ENDOSCOPIC REPOSABLE SURGICAL CLIP APPLIER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/00, A61B 17/128, A61B 17/29
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16199743

SURGICAL FASTENER APPLIERS

IPC classification:
A61B 17/068
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16198803

SURGICAL STAPLER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 17/11, A61B 17/115
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16200194

SMALL DIAMETER ENDOSCOPIC STAPLER

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16200285

ADAPTER ASSEMBLY FOR INTERCONNECTING ELECTROMECHANICAL SURGICAL DEVICES

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16192621

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IPC classification:
A61B 17/072
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED
EP16203121

POWER AND DATA INTERFACE ASSEMBLY WITH A TRANSFORMER AND WITH MODULATORS AND DEMODULATORS AND AN ASSOCIATED SURGICAL SYSTEM

IPC classification:
A61B 18/12, A61B 18/14
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16204707

MULTI-FIRE STAPLER WITH ELECTRONIC COUNTER, LOCKOUT, AND VISUAL INDICATOR

IPC classification:
A61B 17/072, A61B 90/98
Applicant:
Covidien LP
Agent:
Candida Jane Soames, Maschio & Soames IP Limited
Status:
APPLICATION PUBLISHED

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