August 5, 2013:
On August 5, 2013, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria Division, judgment in favor of TACT IP, LLC, holding patents of Edward Tobinick, M.D., was entered:
” Case No. 1:12cv909
Upon consideration of the July 19, 2013 Report and Recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge designated to conduct a hearing in this matter, no objections having been filed, and upon an independent de novo review of the record, it is hereby ORDERED that the Court adopts as its own the findings of fact and recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge, as set forth in the June 19, 2013 Report and Recommendation.
Accordingly, it is hereby ORDERED that judgment is ENTERED by default in favor of plaintiff TACT IP LLC and against defendants Janssen Biotech, Inc. and New York University…..”
Edward Tobinick’s issued patents, assigned to TACT IP LLC, include, but are not limited to the following U.S. patents: 6419944, 6537549, 6982089, 7214658, 7629311, 8119127, and 8236306. The patents at issue in the entered judgment in favor of TACT IP LLC included those involving epidural administration of etanercept for treatment of symptomatic lumbar disc herniation.