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Relief: Medtronic (MDT) Nabs Reprieve in ‘Free Services’ False Claims Suit 6/22/2017
NantHealth (NH)'s Soon-Shiong Sued for Attempting to Take Over Altor BioScience for a Lowball Price 6/22/2017
Guardant Health Files Lanham Act Lawsuit Against Foundation Medicine, Inc. (FMI) Alleging False Advertising 6/22/2017
Employee in Critical Condition After Shooting at San Diego Biotech Phamatech 6/22/2017
Theranos, Walgreens Reach Tentative Agreement to Settle Lawsuit for Under $30 Million 6/21/2017
Appeal Court Final Resolution Of Dispute Over C-RAD’s Entitlement To Patents 6/20/2017
Datascope Moves To Join Maquet Cardiovascular LLC's Patent Infringement Case Against Abiomed In Order To Add False Advertising Claims 6/19/2017
Why Mylan (MYL)'s EpiPen Reign Could Finally be Over 6/16/2017
Alere (ALR) Says Feds Closed an Investigation in Billing Probe 6/16/2017
Neovasc (NVC) Announces German Court Ruling 6/16/2017
Theranos Catches a Break as Judge Sweeps Away a Dozen-Plus Class Action Suits 6/15/2017
Anesthesia Firms Seek $131 Million in Damages in GE Healthcare (GE) Anesthesia Monopoly Case 6/14/2017
Calmare Therapeutics Slapped With Lawsuit Alleging Mismanagement 6/12/2017
Feds Raid Controversial DNA-Testing Biotech Proove Biosciences in SoCal 6/9/2017
Mylan (MYL) Defends Chairman to ISS Amid Scrutiny 6/9/2017
New Jersey Supreme Court Consolidates Stryker (SYK) Lfit Hip Lawsuits 6/5/2017
Mylan (MYL) Accused of Overcharging the Government by About $1.27 Billion for EpiPens 6/1/2017
Boston Scientific (BSX) and Abbott (ABT)'s St. Jude Medical (STJ) Must Face University Of California Patent Lawsuits 6/1/2017
Theranos Directors Admit Not Questioning Elizabeth Holmes as Allegations Arose 5/31/2017
AngioDynamics (ANGO) Lawsuit Alleges C.R. Bard is Violating Antitrust Laws, Harming Competition and Limiting Access 5/31/2017
New FDA Head Lifts Hiring Freeze, Takes Aim at the Next Martin Shkreli and Marathon Pharma 5/30/2017
The German Court Has Granted A Preliminary Injunction In Favour Of VSY Biotechnology BV And Against Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (AFX.DE) 5/30/2017
Former Stryker (SYK) Sales Rep Loses Appeal of $750K Loss Over His Move to Rival Zimmer Biomet 5/26/2017
5 Charged in Trading Scheme Involving Classified Government Information at U.S. Health Agency 5/25/2017
Medtronic (MDT) to Cough Up $24 Million to Spine Doc Inventor for Patent Infringement 5/19/2017
Ethics Committee Investigating New York Congressman's Ties to This Australian Biotech 5/18/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Wants to Settle TAVR Patent Beef With Doc Inventor 5/17/2017
Statement By ResMed (RMD) On Plans To Renew Its Patent Infringement Case Against Fisher & Paykel 5/17/2017
Former Lutonix R&D Exec Pleads Guilty to Stealing Trade Secrets 5/10/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Reveals U.S Investigation Into Arthritis Drug Services 5/9/2017
The FDA Spurns Reports FOX News is the Only Show Allowed at HQ 5/8/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s LifeScan Settles Antitrust Lawsuit With UniStrip Tech 5/5/2017
Former Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Exec Wins Appeal In Noncompete Spat With Baxter International (BAX) 5/4/2017
Theranos Quietly Settles Lawsuits With One of Its Biggest Investors 5/3/2017
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Hit With $20 Million Verdict in Philly Pelvic Mesh Trial as More Lawsuits Loom 5/1/2017
Cardiovascular Systems Found Liable for $25.1 Million in Damages for Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination Suit 4/27/2017
Ex-Revolutions Med CEO Found Not Guilty of Fraud 4/26/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Slaps Lawsuit on Mylan (MYL) Over EpiPen Marketing 4/25/2017
InMode Accused of Poaching Sales Staff From Syneron China 4/20/2017
3 Twists In The Theranos Saga In Just 2 Eventful Days 4/19/2017
Getting Off Easy? Embattled Theranos Could Have a Lab Again in 2019 4/18/2017
Baxter International (BAX) Faces Federal Criminal Inquiry Into IV Saline Sales 4/17/2017
Abbott (ABT) Seals Alere (ALR) Deal at Lower Price, Ending Legal Battle 4/14/2017
Hologic (HOLX) Faces Patent Infringement Suit From Minerva Surgical Inc. 4/13/2017
The Verdict Is In: ConMed (CNMD)’s SurgiQuest Liable for $2.2 Million in Compensatory Damages 4/12/2017
DePuy Synthes Elbow Implant Lawsuit Evaluations Offered By Bernstein Liebhard LLP Following Class II Recall for Synthes Radial Head Prosthesis System 4/11/2017
Primcogent Solution Grabs $18 Million After Bankruptcy 4/7/2017
Judge Awards $2 Million To Zimmer (ZMH) Hip Implant Plaintiff Represented By Osborne & Associates And Mcginn, Carpenter, Montoya & Love 4/6/2017
Varian Medical Systems (VAR) And Elekta Settle Patent Litigation 4/4/2017
Patent Case Of Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (AFX.DE) And VSY Biotechnology B.V. 4/4/2017
World's Richest Doctor Allegedly Threatened to Abandon Investment Unless Troubled Media Firm Invested in NantKwest 4/4/2017
Cardiovascular Systems Ducks a Class-Action Kickbacks Suit 4/3/2017
Theranos CEO Gives Up Own Shares to Investors to Avoid Being Sued 3/27/2017
Former Top Execs at Bankrupt China Medical Tech (CMED) Indicted for Defrauding Investors Out of $400 Million+ 3/22/2017
Association Of Medical Device Reprocessors Files Amicus (FOLD) Brief With Supreme Court 3/21/2017
Allergan (AGN) Hit With Lawsuit Over 'Artificially Inflated' Stock In 401(K) Plans 3/17/2017
RTI Surgical (RTIX) And Krensavage Partners, LP Reach Settlement Agreement 3/16/2017
Alere (ALR) Can't Catch a Break as Judge Denies Arriva Medical's Motion for Interim Relief 3/10/2017
Stryker (SYK) Sues Zimmer Biomet Again for Poaching Sales Reps in Texas 3/10/2017
IsoRay (ISR) Announces Final Court Approval Of Class Action Settlement 3/10/2017
Boston Scientific (BSX) Receives Favorable Rulings In Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Litigation 3/9/2017
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW) Release: German Patent Court Issues Initial Decision 3/9/2017
Co-Founders, Board Members Allegedly Looted Palmaz Scientific Before Declaring Bankruptcy Last Year 3/8/2017
What You Need to Know About Orthofix International NV (OFIX)'s Foreign Corruption Woes 3/7/2017
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Gets Split Decision In UK Heart Valve Patent Spat With Boston Scientific (BSX) 3/3/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Board Escapes Investor Suit Over Bone Growth Stimulant Infuse 3/2/2017
MiMedx Audit Committee Announces Completion Of Its Investigation 3/2/2017
Sanova Exec Fesses Up to Bribing Stryker (SYK) Engineer to Win a Multi-Million Dollar Contract 2/28/2017
Proove Biosciences Employees Stationed at Doctors' Offices Allegedly Pushed Unnecessary Tests on Patients 2/28/2017
Bay Area's Align Tech (ALGN) Claims Win in ClearCorrect Patent Spat 2/17/2017
Valeant (VRX), Pershing Square to Split Legal Costs on Allergan (AGN) Lawsuit 2/15/2017
Bold Move: Trump's HHS Nominee Made Dozens Of Stock Trades During Investigation 2/9/2017
Sirtex Medical (SRX.AX) Stock Falls on Shareholder Suit 2/3/2017
Vascular Solutions (VASC) Shareholders Sue to Stop Teleflex Inc. (TFX)'s $1 Billion Buyout Deal 2/2/2017
Mylan (MYL) Faces Federal Antitrust Investigator In EpiPen Business 1/31/2017
PixarBio Investors Launches Class Action Lawsuit Against InVivo Therapeutics (NVIV) Over Takeover Bid 1/31/2017
Pacemaker Data Lead To Arson Charges For Ohio Man 1/30/2017
10X Genomics Release: Company Invalidates RainDance Technologies Patent 1/23/2017
ResMed (RMD) Release: Company And BMC/3B Medical Settle Global Litigation 1/23/2017
Theranos' Last Defender Claims Federal Witch Hunt 1/20/2017
Neovasc (NVC) Release: Company Announces Update In Litigation With CardiAQ Valve Technologies (CVT) 1/19/2017
Allergan (AGN) Coughs Up $15 Million for Failing to Disclose Merger Talks With Actavis (ACT) 1/18/2017
Orthofix International NV (OFIX) Release: Medtech Announces Resolution Of SEC Investigations 1/18/2017
CoorsTek Medical Release: District Court Rules In Favor Of The Company's In Ceramic Hip Implant Lawsuit Clearing The Path For CeraSurf-P Ceramic Hip Implants In The U.S. 1/17/2017
Baxter International (BAX) to Cough Up $18 Million Over Mold at North Carolina Plant 1/16/2017
And It Gets Worse...Arizona Planning to Sue Theranos Over Faulty Blood Tests 1/13/2017
Zimmer Biomet Release: Company Announces Resolution With DOJ And SEC Regarding Previously Disclosed Legacy Biomet FCPA Matters 1/12/2017
Ex-Reckitt Benckiser (RB.L) Exec Linked To Death Of 100 People, Jailed For Seven Years 1/9/2017
Judge Halves $1 Billion Award In Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Hip Implants Case 1/4/2017
MiMedx Files Lawsuits Against Two Additional Former Sales Employees For Breach of Contractual Obligations 12/30/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Must Face Revived U.S. Lawsuit Over Infuse 12/29/2016
Alere (ALR) Provides Update On Arriva Medical 12/29/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Announces Update in Litigation With CardiAQ Valve Technologies (CVT) 12/28/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Hit With Another Hip Lawsuit Following $1B Payout 12/28/2016
MiMedx Announces Preliminary Investigation Findings 12/27/2016
Echo Therapeutics (ECTE) Announces Dismissal Of Federal Court Action 12/21/2016
Maquet Cardiovascular LLC Files Suit Against Saphena Medical and Dr. Albert Chin to Protect its Intellectual Property 12/20/2016
Grilled About Deadly Superbug Outbreaks, Execs at Scope Maker Olympus (OCPNF) Take Fifth 12/20/2016
MiMedx Comments on Meritless Lawsuit 12/16/2016
University Professor and Co-Defendants Respond to Defamation Charge From St. Jude Medical (STJ) 12/15/2016
Could Boston Scientific (BSX) Be Nervous About Nevro? 12/14/2016
FTC’s Settlement With Blood Pressure App Developer Echoes Frustration With Misleading Claims 12/14/2016
Echo Therapeutics (ECTE) Announces Federal Court's Denial Of Preliminary Injunction And Lifting Of Temporary Restraining Order 12/13/2016
Quest Diagnostics (DGX)' App Hacked, Exposes Data of 34,000 Patients 12/13/2016
French Add To U.S. Concerns About Bayer (BAY) Contraceptive Implant 12/13/2016
Nevro Announces Filing Of Lawsuit By Boston Scientific (BSX) 12/12/2016
Zimmer Biomet, U.S. Justice Dept. Near Deal on Bribery Charges 12/9/2016
China Fines Medtronic (MDT) $17.2 Million for Price Fixing 12/9/2016
Abbott (ABT) Files Complaint to Abort $5.8 Billion Alere (ALR) Deal 12/8/2016
Alere (ALR) Issues Statement Regarding Abbott (ABT) Lawsuit 12/8/2016
Retractable Tech (RVP) Reports On Fifth Circuit's Opinion 12/6/2016
Retractable Tech (RVP) Tanks After Court Voids $340 Million Antitrust Verdict Against Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) 12/5/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Hit With Over $1 Billion Verdict on Hip Implants 12/2/2016
Nevro Files Lawsuit For Patent Infringement Against Boston Scientific (BSX) In The U.S. 11/29/2016
How Myriad Genetics (MYGN) Strategized to Undermind Its New Genetic Testing Competitors 11/29/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Avoids Lawsuit Over $70 Million Loss to CardiAQ Valve Technologies (CVT) 11/23/2016
Bergen Medical Device CEO Asks Judge To Throw Out Convictions 11/21/2016
QT Vascular Announces That The Federal Circuit Denies AngioScore Petition For Rehearing 11/21/2016
The 27-Year Old Who Blew Up Theranos is the Grandson of a Company Director 11/21/2016
The Murder of a Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Employee and the Missing Thumb Drive 11/17/2016
Alere (ALR) Finally Agrees to Fork Over Documents to Abbott (ABT) 11/17/2016
Mylan (MYL) And The DOJ Can't Seem To Get On The Same Page 11/17/2016
Theranos Allegedly Voided 31,000 Test Reports Provided to Walgreens Customers 11/16/2016
Doc Wins $20 Million in Spine Patent Spat Against Medtronic (MDT) 11/15/2016
Biocompatibles (BII.L) Pleads Guilty to Misbranding and Agrees to Pay $36 Million 11/14/2016
Golden Meditech Enters Into A Settlement Agreement With Sanpower 11/14/2016
Former Hologic (HOLX) Sales Rep Files Age Discrimination Lawsuit 11/9/2016
Disgraced Theranos Hit With a $140 Million Lawsuit by Once-Partner Walgreens 11/9/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG), Masimo (MASI) Settle Patent Dispute With $300 Million, Forms Partnership 11/8/2016
Wright Medical Group (WMGI) Settles Hip Implant Suits for $240 Million 11/7/2016
Ex-Medtronic (MDT) Sales Rep Accuses Firm of Misrepresenting How the Device Would be Used 11/7/2016
Abbott (ABT) Sues Alere (ALR) for Breach of Contract 11/4/2016
Mylan (MYL), Teva (TEVA) Fall on Reports of the DOJ Filing Charges by End of Year 11/4/2016
Bio-Rad (BIO) Tries To Smother Ex-GC's Whistleblower Suit With Privilege Claims 11/3/2016
USITC Finds In Favor Of Varian Medical Systems (VAR) In Patent Dispute On VMAT Technology 11/1/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Announces Update In Litigation With CardiAQ 11/1/2016
SEC Charges PricewaterhouseCoopers Accountant for Failing to Detect the Millions Stolen From Once-Renowned Biotech Investor Stephen Burrill 11/1/2016
Abbott (ABT) on the Hook for Millions in Age Discrimination Case 10/28/2016
Congress Will Hold A Hearing On Mylan (MYL)'s Big EpiPen Settlement With Justice Department 10/28/2016
Court Rules In Favor Of OrthoAccel Tech In Lawsuit Against Propel Orthodontics For False And Misleading Advertising Claims 10/27/2016
ZeptoMetrix Corporation Files Infringement Action Against Microbix Biosystems Inc. (MBXBF) 10/13/2016
Major Investor Sues Theranos Over 'Series of Lies' in $100 Million Suit 10/12/2016
Feds Level Wage Discrimination Charges At Analogic (ALOG) 10/11/2016
Mylan (MYL) Forks Over $465 Million to Settle EpiPen Overpricing Case 10/10/2016
BTG plc (BTG.L)’s U.S. Biocompatibles Biz Coughs Up $36 Million to Settle Justice Dept. Beef 10/7/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) Loses Bid to Throw Out $19 Million Pelvic Mesh Loss 10/5/2016
3 Penn Medicine Heart Patients Infected By Heater-Cooler Devices, Hundreds To Be Notified 9/29/2016
Mylan (MYL) CEO's Testimony Was A Huge Blow To The Entire Pharma Industry 9/28/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Scores a Big Legal Win 9/27/2016
IsoRay (ISR) Enters Into Agreement To Settle Class Action Shareholder Litigation 9/27/2016
Pharma Giants Like Bayer (BAY) and Pfizer (PFE) Urge Acquittal for Ex-Acclarent Execs 9/23/2016
Billion Dollar Lab Scam: The Beat Goes On 9/23/2016
Mylan (MYL)'s First Date With Congress Proves "Painful" 9/22/2016
Mylan (MYL) CEO to be Grilled by Congress Over EpiPen Pricing 9/15/2016
MiMedx Urges FDA To Reconsider Draft Guidances During Hearing 9/15/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) In Legal Dispute With Whistleblower Woodford Over Pension 9/12/2016
St. Jude Medical (STJ) Sues Muddy Waters, MedSec Over Heart Device Allegations 9/7/2016
Unilife  (UNIS): Former CEO's Shenanigans Exposed ‘Material Weaknesses’ 9/2/2016
Ferris Mfg. Corp, Manufacturer Of PolyMem Wound Dressings, Settles Lawsuit Against Curaline 9/1/2016
Judge Lifts Bail, Travel Restrictions on Former Acclarent Execs 9/1/2016
Alere (ALR) Lawsuit Accuses Abbott (ABT) of 'Buyer's Remorse' in Proposed Merger 9/1/2016
Alere (ALR) Drags Abbott (ABT) to Court to Force Completion of $5.8 Billion Deal 8/26/2016
Rapid DNA System By IntegenX A Key Factor In The Arrest Of A Murder Suspect In South Carolina Case 8/25/2016
Former NFL Star and Heart Tronics CEO Ordered to Cough Up Super Bowl Ring in Lawsuit 8/24/2016
Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) Sues Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)’s Ethicon (JNJ) for ‘Legal Gymnastics’ Over Sales Rep’s Non-Compete 8/22/2016
Patent Battle Heats Up as ResMed (RMD) Sues Fisher & Paykel 8/18/2016
Another State Sues Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Alleging Deceptive Marketing of Surgical Mesh for Women 8/17/2016
ReWalk (RWLK) Release: German Social Court Ruling Deems Rewalk Exoskeleton Medically Necessary As Medical Aid For Recipient With Spinal Cord Injury 8/4/2016
Patients Who Were Injured After a Doctor Used Medtronic (MDT)'s Infuse on Them to Get $8.45 Million 8/4/2016
Promega Corporation Founder and CEO Faces Off With Shareholders in Court 8/3/2016
UC Pays $8.5 Million In Settlement Over Medical Conflict Of Interests At UCLA 8/3/2016
Federal Judge Rules Against Nearly 1,300 Lawsuits Over Bayer (BAY)'s IUD Mirena 7/29/2016
Lawmaker Calls Olympus (OCPNF) Action on Contaminated Scopes ‘Despicable’ 7/28/2016
More Reasons for Abbott (ABT) to Walk Away as Alere (ALR) Faces Criminal Probe Over Medicare, Medicaid Billing 7/28/2016
Future of Blood Test Supplies Firm Streck, Remains Entangled in the Lawsuits of a Divided Family 7/25/2016
QT Vascular Announces Federal Circuit Reversal Of Adverse Angioscore / Spectranetics Judgment 7/25/2016
30+ at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Subsidiary Will Stand Trial on Fraud-Related Charges 7/25/2016
InfoBionic Successfully Resolves Obsolete Patent Claims 7/21/2016
Two Former Execs at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Acclarent Convicted of Unapproved Marketing 7/21/2016
Boston Scientific (BSX) to Fork Over $275 Million to the IRS to Resolve Disputes 7/20/2016
New Lawsuit Says Faulty Theranos Blood Test Led To Heart Attack 7/20/2016
Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes Banned from Operating a Lab for Two Years 7/11/2016
St. Jude Medical (STJ) Settles Lawsuit Over CRM Leads for $39 Million 7/8/2016
Congress Demands Theranos CEO Explain What Went Wrong 7/8/2016
Judge Cuts $500 Million Verdict Over Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Hip Implants 7/7/2016
Enzo Biochem (ENZ)’s Life Sciences Unit Reaches $21 Million Patent Infringement Settlement In Delaware With Illumina (ILMN) 7/7/2016
New York Dentist Who Invested In Medical Device Says Begen CEO Was Genius, Not Crook 7/6/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Orthopaedics (JNJ) Can’t Delay 3rd Bellwether in Pinnacle Hip MDL 7/6/2016
These Drugmakers And Medtechs Paid The Most To Docs Last Year 7/6/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) Settled Claim from Japan's GPIF Over Scandal 7/5/2016
NuVasive (NUVA) Agrees to Settle Patent Litigation With Medtronic (MDT) 7/1/2016
As Surgeon Paolo Macchiarini Faces Charges, Biostage Pushes Ahead With New Tech 6/24/2016
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Wants to Hit the Pause Button to Appeal $500 Million Loss in Pinnacle Lawsuit 6/24/2016
Analogic (ALOG) Stuck with $14.9 Million Corruption Fine 6/23/2016
Trial Starts for Energex Founder Accused of Stealing $200,000 6/23/2016
MedShape Inc. Invalidates Key Cayenne Medical Patent Claims 6/22/2016
Could Former Warner Chilcott (WCRX) Exec’s Acquittal Help Accused Ex-Acclarent Officials? 6/22/2016
MiMedx Reaches Settlement With Medline Industries, Inc. And Liventa Bioscience For Certain Claims 6/21/2016
Lawsuit Claims Intuitive Surgical (ISRG)’s Da Vinci Caused Metallic Microemboli in Patient’s Brains 6/16/2016
Former FDA Official Charged in Alleged Securities Scheme for Tipping Off Hedge Fund 6/16/2016