Royalty Report: Medical, Device, Ophthalmological – Collection: 1975

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Category: Technology Licenses, Created On: 2022-04-28, Record Count: 18

Description

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Category: Technology Licenses
Created On: 2022-04-28
Record Count: 18

Primary Industries

  • Medical
  • Device
  • Ophthalmological
  • Surgical
  • Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Laser
  • Diagnostic
  • Eye Surgery Procedure

IPSCIO Report Record List

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IPSCIO Record ID: 1975

License Grant
The Company licensed it intellectual laser properties; patented ultrafast laser systems for the treatment of a broad range of eye disorders.
License Property
Licensor’s solid-state pico-second (one trillionth of a second) Nd YLF (NeodymiumYitrium-Lithium-Fluoride) laser systems are designed to be more precise than lasers systems utilizing currently available technologies.
Field of Use
The rights granted apply to the healthcare market specializing in ophthalmic medical devices.

IPSCIO Record ID: 4088

License Grant
The patent license agreement for sales of products utilizing the licensed patent technology.
Field of Use
The Company is a medical device company focused on the marketing and development of ophthalmic surgery products for use in the laser eye surgery and cataract surgery markets.

IPSCIO Record ID: 27310

License Grant
The Company entered into agreements for its laser technology for reshaping human eyes.
License Property
The technology allows physicians to re-contour the cornea to adjust for vision impairments, thus eliminating the need for glasses or contact lenses.

IPSCIO Record ID: 26792

License Grant
The Licensee is a leading worldwide provider of semiconductor-based laser systems used to treat eye diseases in ophthalmology and skin afflictions in dermatology also referred to as aesthetics.  The Licensee is obligated to pay royalties on sales on certain products under certain license agreements.
Field of Use
The rights granted apply to the healthcare industry.

IPSCIO Record ID: 10297

License Grant
The Company signed a License Agreement with the Licensor for the Licensor's patents for ultraviolet light ophthalmic products/procedures.
License Property
Certain patents relate to Ultraviolet Light Ophthalmic (ULO) products and procedures.

IPSCIO Record ID: 1814

License Grant
The Company secured the exclusive worldwide right to the laser-based Photon machine from the Licensor, an individual.
License Property
The Photon (trademark) LaserPhaco (trademark) system is protected under a United States patent issued in 1987 (U.S. Patent Number 4,694,828) for the utility and methods of laser ablation, aspiration and irrigation of tissue through a hand-held probe of a unique design.
Field of Use
The rights granted apply to cataracts of the eye; ophthalmic cataract surgery equipment.

IPSCIO Record ID: 28111

License Grant
The Licensee entered into an Agreement with the Licensor, in October 1998 that grants the Licensee an exclusive License under U.S. Patent No. 5,630,810 relating to a treatment method for preventing the formation of central islands during laser surgery.
License Property
The Licensor owns Patent No. 5,630,810 relating to a treatment method for preventing the formation of central islands during laser surgery. Central islands are a problem generally associated with laser refractive surgery performed with broad beam laser systems used to ablate corneal tissue.
Field of Use
Healthcare Services

IPSCIO Record ID: 233446

License Grant
Licensor grants the exclusive, world-wide license under Licensor’s rights in the Licensed Patents to make, have made, use, market and/or sell Products designed and marketed solely for use in the Field of Use; with the right to grant sublicenses to Sublicensees.

Licensor grants the world-wide right to practice the Technology to make, have made, use, market and/or sell Products designed and marketed solely for use in the Field of Use.

License Property
The patents include Multiwavelength Laser Source, Method for Reshaping the Eye, and,  Method for Removing Cataractous Material.

The Product(s) shall mean any goods or services whose manufacture, use or sale in any country would, but for this Agreement, comprise an infringement, including contributory infringement, of one or more Valid Claims; and any goods or services incorporating, or the manufacture, use or sale of which utilizes the Technology.

The technology shall mean all information, manufacturing techniques, data, designs or concepts, whether or not such specific information, manufacturing techniques, data, designs or concepts are or become publicly known or available, developed by Licensor which relate to methods and apparatus for laser-assisted opthalmic surgical procedures.

Field of Use
Field of Use shall refer to use of ultrafast laser medical instruments for human health and human cosmetic applications.

IPSCIO Record ID: 7652

License Grant
The Licensor granted the undisclosed Licensee the use of the laser patents.
License Property
The Licensor technology involves ophthalmic lasers which may be used in the laser eye-surgery market.

IPSCIO Record ID: 5390

License Grant
The Company has a non-exclusive, worldwide license with a right to grant sublicenses, to use Intellectual Property solely for the purpose of Manufacturing and selling Lasers; medical diode laser systems.
Field of Use
The rights granted apply to the medical field that uses light-activated drugs and light in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer and other diseases.

IPSCIO Record ID: 2681

License Grant
The Licensee entered into a settlement Agreement with the Licensor, an individual, for the dismissal of a lawsuit. Under the terms of the settlement Agreement, the Licensee agree to provide the Licensor with the exclusive right over a three-year period to market and sell our Photon(TM) laser system and its components, including the inventory and intellectual property rights. If Dr. Spadafora is successful in finding a prospective purchaser to acquire the Photon(TM) laser system upon terms acceptable to us, we agree to pay him a commission equal to a percentage of the total purchase price. If the purchase price for the Photon(TM) laser system includes a royalty or other payments payable to us on later sales of the Photon(TM) laser system other than its hand piece component, we agree to pay Dr. Spadafora a percentage of such royalties or other payments on such later sales through the full term of the purchase Agreement. We further agree that if a purchase price includes a royalty or other payments payable to us on later sales of the hand piece component of the Photon(TM) laser system, we agree to pay Dr. Spadafora a percentage of such royalties or other payments through the full term of the purchase Agreement. Additionally, the settlement Agreement provides that if we are successful through our sole efforts, without any assistance from Dr. Spadafora, in finding a purchaser to acquire the Photon(TM) laser system or its components during the second or third year of Dr. Spadafora's exclusive rights, we agree to pay Dr. Spadafora a commission equal to a percentage of the total purchase price and of our royalties or other payments on subsequent sales of the Photon(TM) laser system or its components through the full term of the purchase Agreement. Finally, the settlement Agreement provides for mutual releases by Dr. Spadafora and us for the benefit of each other, and that we each agree to pay our own costs, expenses and attorney's fees incurred in connection with the lawsuit and the preparation of the settlement.
Field of Use
The Licensee has developed the Photon(TM) laser system, a laser cataract surgery system using a unique patented probe for minimally invasive cataract treatment, which the Licensee markets as the next generation of cataract removal based on United States Patent No. 6,454,763.

IPSCIO Record ID: 375426

License Grant
The Licensee acquired certain intellectual property from an undisclosed Licensor to be used in the development of the ALLY Adaptive Cataract Treatment System.
License Property
ALLY Adaptive Cataract Treatment System is designed to combine our existing femtosecond laser technology with enhanced capabilities and a phacoemulsification system into a single unit and allow surgeons to perform each of the critical steps in a cataract procedure in a single operating room using this device.
Field of Use
The rights acquired are for laser technology in a device used by medical surgeons in a cataract procedure.

IPSCIO Record ID: 118680

License Grant
Licensor granted us a non-exclusive license to its patent covering excimer laser ablation of tissue.  The terms of the license permit us to sublicense our subsidiaries.
License Property
The excimer laser systems and related products are used to perform procedures that correct common refractive vision disorders such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism.
Field of Use
Laser vision correction is a surgical procedure for correcting disorders such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism using an excimer laser. This procedure uses ultraviolet laser energy to remove tissue from the surface of, and thus sculpt, the cornea into a predetermined shape. Because the excimer laser is a cold laser, it is possible to ablate, or remove precise amounts of corneal tissue without causing thermal damage to surrounding tissue. The goal of laser vision correction is to eliminate or reduce a persons reliance on corrective eyewear.

IPSCIO Record ID: 28481

License Grant
The Canadian Company has acquired an exclusive license to a patented technology that takes the application of fiber-optic, OMA based instrumentation as an in vivo diagnostic tool for the human ocular lens.
Field of Use
OMA based instrumentation as an in vivo diagnostic tool for the human ocular lens.

The Company is a medical device company focused on the marketing and development of ophthalmic surgery products for use in the laser eye surgery and cataract surgery markets.

IPSCIO Record ID: 158782

License Grant
Pursuant to a prior employment agreement, the Licensor, of Japan and residing in the U.S. and the Licensee have a contractual agreement for patents.
License Property
The patents are for Contact Laser(TM) Probes and Scalpels and Contact Fibers, Heraeus LaserBlade(TM) Scalpels and Contact Fibers, HSI conical contact fibers.

'Contact Laser(TM) Patents' means the following three U.S. Patent Nos. 4,693,244; 4,592,353; and 4,736,743.

Field of Use
Licensee's Contact Laser(TM) System, unlike conventional laser systems, enables the surgeon to use the laser instrument in direct contact with the tissue being treated, thereby significantly enhancing the ease of use and precision of laser surgery in many applications.

IPSCIO Record ID: 240566

License Grant
Licensor, an individual, hereby grants to Licensee a sole and exclusive, worldwide license under the Patent Rights to make, use, offer for sale and sell the Licensed Products in the Field of Use. Licensee shall have the right to sub-license its rights hereunder to no more than one sub-licensee in each country in the world (reserving no rights to itself in the territory of any such sub-license) on prior written notice (which shall include the name of the sub-licensee and the territorial scope of its sub-license) to Licensor. Each such sub-license shall be subject and subordinate to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, except that no sub-licensee shall have the right to grant further sub-licenses.
License Property
Patent Rights shall mean U.S. Patent Nos. 5,549,632 and 5,984,916
5,549,632 – Method and apparatus for ophthalmic surgery
5,984,916 – Ophthalmic surgical laser and method
Field of Use
Field of Use shall mean use for ophthalmic surgery.

IPSCIO Record ID: 6988

License Grant
Seller hereby sells, conveys, transfers, assigns and delivers to Purchaser, and Purchaser hereby purchases and accepts from Seller, all of Seller's right, title and interest in and to all of the Acquired Assets.  Acquired Assets shall mean the Patents together with related Equipment and Documentation.
License Property
Seller is the owner of certain patents and related equipment and documentation relating to Lasers (as defined below).   Purchaser is interested in acquiring the patents and related equipment and documentation from Seller.  Seller is willing to sell and Purchaser is willing to purchase the patents and related equipment and documentation under the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Exhibit A  Patents
5,331,652  Solid State laser Having Closed Cycle Gas Cooled
5,321,711  Segmented Solid State Laser Gain Media with Gradient Doping Level
5,235,606  Amplification of Ultrashort Pulses with NdGlass Amplifiers Pumped by Alexandrite Free Running Laser
5,142,548  Broadband Tuning and Laser Line Narrowing Utilizing Birefringent Laser Hosts
4,949,346  Conductively Cooled, Diode-Pumped Solid State Slab Laser
4,944,567  Laser Imaging Fiber Optic Delivery System
4,933,946  Conductively Cooled Solid State Slab Laser
4,858,242  Improved Unitary Solid-State Laser  
4,835,786  Unitary Solid State Laser
4,791,927  Dual-Wavelength Laser Scalpel Background of the Invention
4,734,913  Unitary Solid-State Laser
4,713,824  Noble-Metal Overcoated, Front Surface Silver Reflectors
4,713,820  Thermal Lensing-Compensated Lanthanum Beryllate Laser
4,484,334  Optical Beam Concentrator
4,475,027  Optical Beam Homogenizer
4,306,427  Chrysoberyl Gemstones
4,272,733  Broadly Tunable Chromium – Doped Beryllium Aluminate Lasers and Operation Thereof

Exhibit B Expired Patents
5,257,274  High Power Laser Employing Fiber Optic Delivery Means
4,829,528  Interlocked ring intractivity raman laser method of generating raman shifted laser output
4,809,283  Method of manufacturing chromium-doped berylliym aluminate laser rod and lasers incorporating the rods therein
4,723,248  Optical Limiter
4,660,205  Multi-Resonater Switching Laser
4,633,475  Optical Limiter
4,630,275  Controlled Slow Q-Switch
4,569,053  Laser Tuner Assembly
4,490,822  Cr-Doped yttrium gallium garnet laser
4,461,947  Rotating laser beam with conincident gas jet
4,415,373  Laser process for gettering defects in semi-conductor devices
4,262,497  Multi-Element Pleochroic gemstones

Exhibit C Equipment and Documentation

Laser Systems
ALX-2015 Air Cooled system with beam expander and diagnostic hardware
ALX-1560 Water Cooled system with breadboard, alignment laser, and diagnostic hardware
Holographic Laser system as is (power supply and laser head)*

Laser Components
Harmonic generating crystals
KD*P SHG crystals
BBO SHG crystals
KDP 90 degree THG crystals
SHG and THG mounting hardware
Birefringent tuners and mounts
Acousto-optic Q-switches and mounts
Electro-optic Q-switches
Faraday rotators and mounts
Alexandrite laser resonator mirrors
Air cooled pump chamber and spare components
Water cooled pump chamber spare components
Precision apertures for spatial filters
Spare flash lamps for laser systems

Support Equipment
Tektronix 7104 Oscilloscope (for ALX-1560 system)
Hamamatsu fast photodiode and Bertan HV supply
Tektronix 2467 Oscilloscope (for ALX-2015 system)
Burleigh variable space Fabry-Perot Etalon
Burleigh electronically tunable Fabry-Perot etalon
Laser Scientech Energy meters
Coherent Labmaster energy meter
Laser Precision ratiometers
Price pump
Raman cell, 1 meter
Assorted mounts for diagnostic hardware
Barium Sulfate for diffuse pump chambers
Englehard 0.003' thick silver foil for air cooled pump chamber

Documentation
Claris CAD hard drive containing drawings for ALX-1560; ALX-2015
BRH approval documentation on dual frequency laser system
CLEO 1993 marketing information package

Field of Use
For the use relating to laser systems and components for medical, machining and military applications; and more particularly to solid state lasers which are compact, reliable for long term use and easily replaced in the field.

IPSCIO Record ID: 26164

License Grant
Licensee secured the exclusive worldwide rights to this patent shortly after its issue, and to the international patents pending.
License Property
The license agreement provides the rights to  manufacture, distribute and sell a laser system using the Photon(TM) laser cataract probe and related components to customers.
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