An ITC judge said Apple infringed medical technology firm Masimo’s pulse oximeter patent.
The ITC is currently planning to decide on a possible import ban on Apple Watches (Series 6, Series 7, Series 8, Apple Watch Ultra) with blood oxygen sensors. A final decision will not be made until May 10th.
“We respectfully disagree with today’s decision and look forward to a full review by the committee,” Apple said in a statement. Reuters. Bloomberg methodThe lawsuit could allow Masimo to earn between $50 million and $300 million in annual royalties.