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Vascular Solutions (VASC), CEO Get Ready to Take on FDA Conspiracy Charges 3/30/2015
Microbix Biosystems Inc. (MBXBF) Lawsuit In Germany Dismissed Without Prejudice 3/26/2015
BioTelemetry, Inc.Announces Finalization Of Settlement With Department Of Justice 3/26/2015
In a Letter to Employees, Alcon (ACL) Chief Defends Company's Culture for Women 3/26/2015
Embattled Health Diagnostic Laboratory Nears $50 Million Settlement With Government Over Kickbacks 3/25/2015
Spherix (SPEX) Provides Update On Litigation Vs. VTech And Uniden 3/20/2015
Sales Reps Slap $50 Million Sex Discrimination Suit Against Boston Scientific (BSX) 3/20/2015
Boston Scientific (BSX) Executive's Killer Gets 25 Year Prison Sentence on His Birthday 3/20/2015
Jury Clears Ex-NFL Player of Purposely Defrauding HeartTronics, Inc. Investors 3/19/2015
Olympus Medical Systems Corp. Sued Again in "Superbug" Outbreak at LA Hospital 3/18/2015
New Details Emerge in Murder of Medtech Sales Rep Allison Feldman 3/17/2015
Illumina (ILMN) Files Patent Infringement Suit In The United Kingdom Against Premaitha Health plc For Infringement Of NIPT Patents 3/16/2015
CryoPort, Inc. Provides Update on PerClot Litigation 3/12/2015
Superior Court Issues Final Statement Of Decision And Enters Judgment In Favor Of CombiMatrix Corporation (CBMX) 3/12/2015
Ex-Medtronic (MDT) Sales Rep Sues, Claims She Was Fired For Blowing The Whistle 3/12/2015
How Much Does Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Spend on Lawsuits Every Year? 3/10/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Ordered to Pay $5.7 Million in Calif. Mesh Trial 3/6/2015
Decision Diagnostics Rejects Settlement Offers From Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)/Lifescan, Company's Prosecutions Of Court Bond And Anti-Trust Actions Now Move On 3/5/2015
Siemens (SI) Investigates Report That Its Healthcare Biz Inflated Numbers by Faking Contracts 3/4/2015
Court Orders New Trial for Damages in Medtronic (MDT) Patent Case 3/3/2015
St. Jude Medical (STJ) to Settle Suits Over Product Linked to 22 Deaths 2/27/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. (JNJ) Could End Up Paying Another $420 Million to Settle Lawsuits 2/25/2015
Police Struggle to Find Killer of Medtech Sales Rep 2/24/2015
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Will Pay Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) $600 Million to Settle Guidant Corporation (GDT) Suit 2/19/2015
Report: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Settles Over 100 Transvaginal Mesh Tape and Sling Case 2/18/2015
How A St. Jude Medical (STJ) Device Helped Clear An Innocent Man Accused Of Killing Father 2/17/2015
ResMed Inc. (RMD) Wins Continued Injunction Against BMC In German Patent Infringement Action 2/13/2015
Wisconsin Agrees to Fork Over $8 Million for Never-Built Abbott Laboratories (ABT) Plant 2/13/2015
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Wants 700 Philly Mesh Cases Sent to Federal Court 2/13/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Drops Bid to Investigate Source of Illegal Phone Calls Related to Mesh Cases 2/12/2015
Ex-NFL Great Must Face SEC Charges From His Time as Co-CEO of Heart Tronics/Signalife, Inc. 2/10/2015
Olympus Corporation Investigated for Kickbacks, False Marketing Claims 2/9/2015
Judge Urges Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX), C.R. Bard, and C.R. Bard to Work Harder to Resolve 70,000 Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits 2/6/2015
Court Of Appeals Order – Retractable Technologies, Inc. (RVP), Et Al., V. Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) 2/5/2015
Guilty Plea in Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Murder Case 1/27/2015
Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) And Pathway Diagnostics Agree To Settle BRCA Patent Infringement Case 1/26/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Can't Prove Phone Solicitations Tainted Mesh Suit 1/26/2015
Ex-Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (IART) Manager Sentenced for Fraud 1/23/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Claims It's Owed $7.2 Billion by Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Over Failed Guidant Corporation (GDT) Merger 1/22/2015
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT), Brooklyn Park Police Slapped With Lawsuit Over Handling of Bomb Threat 1/22/2015
Ex Renaissance Rx CEO Files Suit Alleging Founder Broke Partnership Promises 1/19/2015
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Grabs Partial Win in $352 Million Anti-Trust Loss to Retractable Technologies, Inc. (RVP) 1/19/2015
Lawsuit Says Billionaire's Startup NantHealth is "Fraudulent" And Could Harm Patients 1/16/2015
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Claims Women Were Solicited to File Pelvic Mesh Lawsuits 1/15/2015
Hill-Rom, Inc. Named In Antitrust Lawsuit 1/14/2015
Safety IVCs: B. Braun Melsungen AG (US Headquarters) Wins Patent Infringement Suit Against Becton Dickinson Gmbh In Germany 1/14/2015
Sarvint Technologies Files Complaints For Patent Infringement For Wearable Technology 1/12/2015
Wicab, Inc. Files Patent Lawsuit Against Two Former Staffers 1/7/2015
Investors Sue Bioheart, Inc. For Millions In Unpaid Debt 1/7/2015
Acacia Research Corp. (ACTG) Subsidiary Enters Into A Settlement With Carl Zeiss Microscopy GmbH And Carl Zeiss Microscopy LLC 1/6/2015
Superior Court Issues Tentative Ruling And Proposed Statement Of Decision In Favor Of CombiMatrix Corporation (CBMX) 1/6/2015
MiMedx Files Tortious Interference Lawsuit Against Organogenesis Inc. 1/2/2015
MiMedx Announces Receipt Of Civil Subpoena 1/2/2015
Judge Won't Stop Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Plan To Cover $63 Million Tax Tab For Execs, Directors 12/30/2014
ResMed Inc. (RMD) Wins Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Chinese Manufacturer BMC Medical 12/24/2014
ITC Final Decision Goes Against ResMed Inc. (RMD) Monumental Win For 3B/BMC 12/24/2014
CEO Accused Of Trying To Sneak Into Fresenius Medical Care (FMS), B. Braun Medical Ltd. 12/19/2014
Ambry Genetics Defeats Appeal By Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) To Restrict Market For Breast-Ovarian Cancer Genetic Testing 12/18/2014
Ex-Abbott Vascular (ABT) Medical Liaison Alleges Retaliation For Compliance Complaint 12/18/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Executive's Accused Killer To Stand Trial In February 12/18/2014
Analogic Corporation (ALOG) Anticipates Fines In BK Medical's Danish Bribery Beef 12/16/2014
Judge Urges C.R. Bard To Settle In Effort To Avoid Paying Billions In Damages 12/12/2014
Covance Inc. (CVD) Investor Sues Goldman, Sachs & Co. Over Conflict-Tainted Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) (LH) Advice 12/11/2014
Stryker To Shell Out $80 Million To End Investigation 12/10/2014
Ex-Heart Tronics-Signalife, Inc. Exec Draws 17-Year Prison Sentence 12/9/2014
OtisMed Corporation, Former CEO Plead Guilty For Distributing FDA-Rejected Cutting Guides For Knee Replacement Surgeries 12/9/2014
Fifteen Indians Blinded After Surgery With Suspected Infected Tools 12/5/2014
Appeals Court Vacates $177M Covidien (COV) Award In Spat With Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) 12/5/2014
Illumina (ILMN) And Sequenom Inc. (SQNM) Pool Noninvasive Prenatal Testing Intellectual Property And End Outstanding Patent Disputes 12/3/2014
Convicted Ex-ArthroCare Corporation (ARTC) CEO Baker Wants New Trial 11/25/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Demands $7.2 Billion From Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) As Trial Begins 11/24/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Slammed With $18.5M Verdict In Mesh Trial 11/24/2014
Federal Grand Jury Indicts Vascular Solutions (VASC) CEO 11/20/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Wants $5 Billion From Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) For Guidant Corporation (GDT) Jilting 11/19/2014
Feds Indict Vascular Solutions (VASC), CEO Over Vari-Lase 11/17/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Ordered To Pay $26.7 Million Over Mesh Devices 11/14/2014
Statement Of Vascular Solutions (VASC) On Grand Jury Indictment 11/14/2014
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Stuck With Hefty $340 Million Fine 11/12/2014
Biotronik Will Settle Federal Kickback Claims For $4.9 Million 11/7/2014
American College of Gastroenterology Release: GIQuIC Colonoscopy Quality Registry Surpasses 1 Million Colonoscopy Cases 11/6/2014
Stryker Agreed To Pay More Than $1 Billion For Recalled Devices 11/4/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Rushed Faulty Transvaginal Mesh To Market 11/4/2014
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (BIO) To Pay $5 Million To Settle U.S. Bribery Charges 11/4/2014
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Slapped With $500 Million Lawsuit Over Ebola Gowns 11/3/2014
Atossa Genetics, Inc. (ATOS) Wins Dismissal Of Securities Class Action Litigation 11/3/2014
B. Braun Melsungen AG (US Headquarters) Wins Patent Disputes Against Poly Medicure's Australian Distributor Multigate Medical Devices Pty. Ltd. And Spanish Distributor Dextromédica S. L. 10/31/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) May Shell Out $250 Million To Settle 1,000 More Hip Claims 10/31/2014
Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (MMSI) And Bard Access Systems Settle Dispute 10/30/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. (JNJ) Wins First Trial Over Pinnacle Hips 10/24/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Puts Away Almost $1 Billion To Pay For Various Lawsuits 10/23/2014
Cybergenetics Release: Trueallele Casework Ruled Admissible In Ohio Daubert Challenge 10/22/2014
Ex-Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Engineer Accused Of Stealing Balloon Catheter Secrets 10/22/2014
Zimmer (ZMH) Allegedly Accused Of Destroying Evidence In Lawsuit 10/21/2014
Sanomedics International Holdings Inc. Completes Financing; Settles Creditor Litigation 10/21/2014
U.S. District Court Grants Covidien plc (COV) Preliminary Injunction Against Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.’s Harmonic ACE®+7 10/17/2014
Fujifilm Medical Executive Wasn't Fired For Not Being Japanese: Appeals Court 10/17/2014
Plot Thickens In Insider Trading Case Involving Former AdvaMed Chair 10/16/2014
Shareholder Sues Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Over $63 Million Tax Compensation Plan 10/9/2014
C.R. Bard To Pay $21 Million In First Big Vagina-Mesh Accord 10/9/2014
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG) Loses $467 Million Suit To Competitor Masimo Corporation (MASI) 10/3/2014
Judge Halves $74 Million Pelvic Mesh Verdict Against Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) 10/3/2014
Legal-Bay Lawsuit Settlement Funding Reports Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) First Transvaginal Mesh Trial Loss 10/2/2014
Endo International plc (ENDP) Pays $400 Million To Settle Vaginal Mesh Claims 10/1/2014
Drugmakers, Medtechs Paid $3.5 Billion To Doctors And Leading Hospitals 10/1/2014
Court Orders Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) To Pay $308 Million In Damages To Mirowski 9/26/2014
Indian Media Accuse Biggest Medtechs Medtronic, Inc. (MDT), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Of Price-Hikes, Bribery 9/18/2014
Ivera Medical Corporation Files Patent Infringement Case Agains Catheter Connections And CTI For Sales Of Light Blue DualCap IV Pole Strips 9/17/2014
Lawyer Grills DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. (JNJ) Executive Over Safety Studies For Pinnacle Hips 9/16/2014
Venture Backed Catheter Connections Continues to Make False Statements: Ivera Medical Corporation 9/16/2014
Venture Backed Catheter Connections Continues to Make False Statements, According To Ivera Medical Corporation 9/16/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Ordered To Pay $73 Million Over Mesh Device 9/12/2014
Court Orders Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) To Pay $3.27 Million Over Mesh Implant 9/8/2014
ResMed Inc. (RMD), Apex Medical, Inc. Bury The Hatchet In Patent Infringement War Over Sleep Apnea Technology 9/5/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Aware Of Hip Poisoning Worry In 2001: Lawyer 9/5/2014
Second Independent Lab Study Demonstrates Catheter Connections' DualCap Product Fails To Disinfect, Announces Ivera Medical Corporation 9/4/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) May Face Hefty Fines If Pinnacle Hip Devices Were Defective And Caused Metal Poisoning 9/3/2014
Ex-ArthroCare Corporation (ARTC) CEO And CEO Found Guilty Of Defrauding Investors; Sentenced To Long Prison Terms 9/2/2014
Ivera Medical Corporation Files Suit Against Catheter Connections After DualCap Product Fails To Disinfect In Independent Study 8/27/2014
Shareholders Sue EDAP TMS S.A. (EDAP) Following FDA Slip 8/27/2014
ArthroCare Corporation (ARTC) Ex-CEO Faces 30-Year Sentence For Fraud 8/26/2014
Intra-Lock Files Suit To Protect Consumers From Unapproved Dental Device 8/26/2014
Respiratory Rivals ResMed Inc. (RMD), BMC Each Tally A Win In Trade Commission Ruling 8/26/2014
Hill-Rom, Inc. And GE Reach Settlement In Patent Infringement Lawsuit 8/25/2014
GEOMC Co., LTD. Took A Legal Action In Recovering The Inventory Of The Scrambler Therapy Device In The US 8/25/2014
Shareholders Sue InVivo Therapeutics Corporation (NVIV), Ex-CEO Over Delayed FDA Trial 8/21/2014
Activist Investors Battle Over ConMed Corporation (CNMD) As Shareholders Vote Approaches 8/15/2014
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Settle Patent Spat 8/14/2014
Ex-Integra LifeSciences Corporation (IART) Staffers Admit To Fraud 8/13/2014
St. Jude Medical (STJ) And Volcano Corporation To Cease Fire 8/11/2014
Most Claims Stand In Zimmer (ZMH)'s "Trojan Horse" Lawsuit Against Stryker Corporation  (SYK), Ex-Sales Rep 8/11/2014
Feds Subpoena Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX), Seeks Information About 2012 Acquisition Of BridgePoint Medical 8/8/2014
Former Sales Rep's Counter-Claims Stand In Poaching Spat With Stryker Corporation  (SYK) 7/31/2014
Vascular Solutions (VASC) Announces Settlement of Patent Lawsuit With Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) 7/31/2014
BIOLASE Inc. (BIOL) Announces That Non-Executive Board Member Federico Pignatelli Has Withdrawn His Lawsuit Against Company 7/31/2014
Apex Medical, Inc. Continues Fighting Against Patents To Free Up Competition 7/30/2014
C.R. Bard Settles More Than 500 Pelvic Mesh Complaints 7/29/2014
Vascular Solutions (VASC) Comments On Justice Department Press Release Concerning Qui Tam Lawsuit Settlement Agreement 7/29/2014
Longtime Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)-Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Feud Heading To Trial 7/28/2014
ResMed Inc. (RMD) Receives Permanent Injunction Against APEX In Germany, Continues Enforcement Of Patents In Europe 7/28/2014
Federal Court Holds Manufacturer Of Investigational Drug And Medical Device Responsible For Clinical Trial Investigator's Allegedly Inadequate Informed Consent Form 7/18/2014
Shareholder Files Class Action Lawsuit To Block Covidien (COV)-Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Merger 7/11/2014
Covidien plc (COV) Takes A $180 Million Legal Charge In Third Quarter 7/11/2014
Guidant Corporation (GDT) Can't Slip Breach-Of-Contract Charges In Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Suit 7/9/2014
Neovasc Inc. (NVC) Provides Additional Comments On Lawsuit 7/8/2014
UniStrip Technologies Sues LifeScan, Inc. For Antitrust Violations 7/8/2014
Biomet Inc. Reveals SEC Subpoena Over Alleged "Improprieties" In Brazil And Mexico 7/7/2014
Convictions Stand For Ex-ArthroCare Corporation (ARTC) Execs In $400 Million Fraud Scheme 7/3/2014
BIOLASE Inc. (BIOL) Director Federico Pignatelli Initiates Process To Obtain Books And Records To Investigate Suspected Wrongdoing, Mismanagement And Corporate Governance Failures 6/27/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Escapes Lawsuit Over Ex-CEO's Pay 6/27/2014
Court Lets Paralyzed Man Sue Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) 6/24/2014
Olympus Corporation Sues ArthroCare Corporation (ARTC) ENT, Alleges Sales Manager Poaching 6/23/2014
Patient Group Wants Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Probe Over Pelvic Mesh 6/20/2014
Pathway Genomics Corporation Responds To Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) Lawsuit, Defends The Rights Of All Women To Receive BRCA Testing Regardless Of Socioeconomic Status 6/16/2014
BIOLASE Inc. (BIOL) Responds To Fotona Press Release Regarding Orange County, CA False Advertising Lawsuit 6/13/2014
Federal Judge Dismisses BIOLASE Inc. (BIOL) Lawsuit Against Fotona 6/12/2014
Judge Dismisses Anulex Technologies, Inc. From Xclose Off-Label Lawsuit 6/11/2014
Independent Legal Panel Rejects Infuse Allegations In Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Shareholder Suits 6/11/2014
Appeals Court Upholds W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Win Over St. Jude Medical (STJ) 6/10/2014
Stryker Corporation  (SYK) Accuses DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. (JNJ) Of Raiding California Sales Team 6/9/2014
CardiAQ Valve Technologies (CVT) Sues Neovasc Inc. (NVC) For Fraud, Breach Of Contract, And Misappropriation Of Trade Secrets 6/9/2014
Pacemaker Inventor's Family's $570 Million Suit Against Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Bounces Back To State Court 6/6/2014
MiMedx Board Applauds Dismissal Of Lawsuit Against Chairman & CEO 6/4/2014
Humana, Inc. (HUM) Accuses Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Of Racketeering Over Infuse Bone-Growth Drug 6/3/2014
Organogenesis Inc. Sales Rep Charged With Stealing $350K Worth Of Skin Grafts 6/2/2014
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Won't Face "Death Penalty" Sanctions Imposed By Texas State Court 6/2/2014
Ex-ArthroCare Corporation (ARTC) CEO, CFO Must Face $400 Million Fraud Charges 5/30/2014
Ex-Engineer Confesses To Stealing Trade Secrets From Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX), C.R. Bard 5/30/2014
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Agrees To Pay $9.9 Million To Resolve Allegations About Pacemakers, Defibrillators 5/29/2014
DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. (JNJ) To Pay $2.5 Billion To Settle Implant Suits 5/28/2014
Laid Off Italian Workers Sue Haemonetics Corporation (HAE) 5/23/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Conor Medsystems, Inc. Can't Escape $100 Million BIOTRONIK SE & Co.KG Lawsuit 5/21/2014
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Owes $15.4 Million To Bone Cement Maker Pabban Development 5/20/2014
Greater Cincinnati Company Hill-Rom, Inc. Sues General Electric Company  (GE) Over Patent 5/9/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Gets Subpoena Over Defibrillators 5/9/2014
Opko Health, Inc. Announces Dismissal Of PROLOR Biotech (PBTH) Class Action Lawsuit 5/8/2014
Ex-Clinical Affairs Veep Napoli Sues Wright Medical Technology, Inc. (WMGI) 5/8/2014
Bone-Growth Product Lawsuits Could Cost Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Up To $140 Million 5/7/2014
NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA) Announces Favorable Resolution Of Patent Lawsuit Against Cadwell Laboratories, Inc. 5/6/2014
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Inks $22 Million Deal To Settle 950 Infuse Lawsuits 5/6/2014
Masimo Corporation (MASI) Reverses Whistleblowers' $5.4 Million Reward 5/5/2014
Ivera Medical Corporation Launches New Tips in Response To Court Decision 5/1/2014
Ivera Medical Corporation Announces Patent Decision From San Diego Court 5/1/2014
Illumina, Inc. (ILMN) Files New Patent Infringement Suit Against Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc. 4/28/2014
Ex-Stryker Corporation  (SYK) Marketing Executive Escapes Jail Sentence 4/24/2014
Survivors Of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Defective Pelvic Mesh Implants To Urge U.S. Senate To Launch Investigation 4/23/2014
Ethicon, Inc. (JNJ) Fights Plaintiffs' Remand Bid In Pelvic Mesh Cases 4/22/2014
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Comments On U.S. Appeals Court Order 4/22/2014
MiMedx Files Lawsuit Against Liventa Bioscience, Medline Industries, Inc., And Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation 4/22/2014
Virginia Doc Gets Jail Time In Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Probe 4/21/2014
Ex-Stryker Corporation  (SYK) Exec Dodges Jail In Insider Trading Scheme 4/17/2014
New Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Heart Valve Threatened By Court Decision 4/16/2014
Preliminary Injunction Against Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)'s Guidezilla™ Catheter Vacated by Federal Circuit 4/15/2014
Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Settles Patent Dispute With University of Pittsburgh 4/11/2014
Getinge Release: Clarification On Suspicion Of Insider Crime 4/11/2014
Ormco Corporation Sues Lancer Orthodontics For Patent Infringment 4/10/2014
Inside Traders Draw Jail Time In Stryker Corporation  (SYK) Case 4/10/2014
RaySearch Laboratories Settles Dispute With Prowess, The Financial Result For 2013 Restated 4/9/2014
Olympus Corporation Being Sued By Six Banks For $273 Million Over 2011 Scandal 4/9/2014
Jury Awards $30 Million To Nerve Surveillance Device Manufacturer In Dispute Against NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA) 4/8/2014
ResMed Inc. (RMD) Drops Infringement Allegations Against BMC And 3B 4/8/2014