Otto Bock HealthCare GmbH, Duderstadt, Germany, Otto Bock
HealthCare LLP, Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Ohio Willow Wood, Mt.
Sterling, Ohio, announced that they have signed an agreement,
effective December 1, 2008, that allows limited sharing of
intellectual property related to liner and vacuum technologies. The
arrangement permits both organizations to continue investing in
manufacturing, research, and development in the field of socket