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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) May Shell Out $250 Million To Settle 1,000 More Hip Claims 10/31/2014
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
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Slapped With $500 Million Lawsuit Over Ebola Gowns 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
ITC Affirms Initial Determination, Finds Infringement Of Five Align Technology Patents And Issues Cease-And-Desist Orders Against ClearCorrect US And ClearCorrect Pakistan 4/4/2014
Women Say Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Trashed Records In Pelvic Mesh Injury Suits 3/27/2014
Shareholders Sue Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) Over Adverse Events, Recalls 3/26/2014
Court Cuts BIOLASE Inc. (BIOL) Board, Marketing VP Under Fire 3/25/2014
Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) Fesses Up To Trouble With Sustain Coating 3/24/2014
InVivo Therapeutics Corporation (NVIV) Sues Ex-CEO Reynolds 3/24/2014
Stryker Corporation  (SYK) Continues to Settle Its Billion-Dollar Ortho Problem 3/21/2014
AngioDynamics (ANGO) Awarded $74.9 Million In Case Against biolitec AG 3/20/2014
Volcano Corporation Appeals Loss To St. Jude Medical (STJ) In FFR War 3/19/2014
Cayenne Medical Files Patent Infringement Suit Against MedShape Inc. 3/19/2014
Alphatec Holdings, Inc. Settles Orthotec Drama For $49 Million 3/19/2014
Unveiled Emails Raise Eyebrows About Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Ties To Consulting Docs 3/17/2014
Stryker Corporation  (SYK)'s Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. (PSTX.OB) Acquisition Complicated By Threats Of Class-Action Litigation 3/17/2014
Court Denies Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN)' Motion To Block Rival Ambry Genetics 3/11/2014
Ambry Genetics Prevails In Preliminary Injunction Motion Filed By Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) 3/11/2014
Europe Spikes Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW)' TAVI Patent In War With Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) 3/7/2014
Valor Medical And Its Top Execs Plead Guilty To Concealing Device Toxicity From FDA 3/7/2014
Coloplast (COLOB.CO) Said To Pay $16 Million To Settle Mesh Lawsuits 3/6/2014
Ex-Spectranetics Corporation (SPNC) CEO's Conviction Stands 3/6/2014
Nearly 1,000 Sue Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Over Infuse Bone Growth Product 3/5/2014
Court Rules In Favor Of Ivera Medical Corporation In False Advertising Lawsuit, Denies Catheter Connections Motion 2/26/2014
BIOLASE Inc. (BIOL) Files False Advertising Lawsuit Against Competitors 2/24/2014
Orthotec Wins $73 Million Fraud Verdict Against Alphatec Holdings, Inc.'s Subsidiary Surgiview 2/24/2014
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Dodges Foreign Bribery Beef 2/24/2014
Arthrex, Inc. Loses Bid For New Trial In Patent War With KFx Medical Corporation 2/20/2014
US Patent Office Upholds Ivera Medical Corporation Patent -- Excelsior Medical Corporation Petition Denied 2/20/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Ethicon, Inc. (JNJ) Wins 1st Pelvic Mesh Bellwether 2/19/2014
San Diego Court Rules in Favor of Ivera Medical Corporation 2/19/2014
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Looks To Overturn $393 Million Heart Valve Loss To Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW) 2/17/2014
Excelsior Medical Corporation Files Patent Infringement Suit Againt Ivera Medical Corporation 2/13/2014
Accuray Inc. (ARAY) Notches Win In Trade Secrets Row With Former Supplier 2/12/2014
Alphatec Spine Announces Jury Verdict In The Orthotec Litigation 2/11/2014
State Appeals Court Reverses Preempted Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) InFuse Case 2/10/2014
Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) To Settle NuvaRing Lawsuits For $100 Million 2/7/2014
BRCA Patent Owners And Gene By Gene Resolve Patent Suit 2/7/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Destroyed Thousands Of Vaginal-Mesh Docs: Judge 2/6/2014
Catheter Connections Announces Expansion Of Patent Coverage For IV Male Luer Disinfection; Sues Maker Of Curos® Port Protector And Curos Tips™ For Stealing Nurses' Invention 2/5/2014
Biomet Inc. (BMET) Reaches $56 Million Settlement Over Faulty Hip Replacements 2/4/2014
Biomet Inc. (BMET) Announces Settlement Of Multi-District Litigation 2/4/2014
Biotelemetry, Inc. Announces Significant Patent Litigation Victory And The Acquisition Of Mednet Healthcare Technologies, Inc. 2/3/2014
Zimmer (ZMH) Accuses Stryker, Ex-Sales Rep Of "Trojan Horse" Poaching Scheme 2/3/2014
Louisiana's Top Court Rules For Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) In Appeal Of Risperdal Suit 1/29/2014
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s Cordis Corporation (JNJ) Escapes $482 Million Verdict As Court Rejects Patent Appeal 1/27/2014
U.S. Supreme Court Tosses Out Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Pacemaker Patent Loss 1/23/2014
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Loses Bid To Dismiss Pelvic Mesh Bellwether 1/22/2014
Analysts Claim "Smoking Gun" On Alleged Mindray Medical Fraud 1/20/2014
Siemens (SI) Slips VA Fraud Lawsuit 1/16/2014
Doc Convicted Of Perjury In Orthofix, Inc. (OFIX) Investigation 1/16/2014
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW) Wins $392 Million In Showdown Against Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) 1/16/2014
CareFusion Corporation Pays Out $41 Million In ChloraPrep Settlement 1/14/2014
Preliminary Injunction Against Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)'s Guidezilla™ Catheter Becomes Effective 1/13/2014
ZOLL Medical Corporation (ZOLL) Takes Another Swing At Philips In Long-Running AED Patent Battle 1/9/2014
ArthroCare Corporation (ARTC) To Smack Down $30 Million To End Fraud Inquiry 1/8/2014
Federal Appeals Court Deals Stryker Corporation  (SYK) A Blow In Pain Pump Lawsuit 1/8/2014
Enzo Biochem (ENZ) Announces Upcoming Litigation Schedule 1/7/2014
Federal Court Awards Enzo Biochem (ENZ) Over $61 Million In Patent Infringement Damages 1/6/2014
Whistleblower Lawsuit Costs Genzyme Corporation (GENZ) $22 Million 1/6/2014
Second Insurer Accuses Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) Of Concealing Legal Claims Over Da Vinci Surgical Robot 1/3/2014
Allergan Inc. (AGN) Accused Of Paying Kickbacks To Spur Eye Drug Sales 12/19/2013
Stryker Hashes Out 1st Settlements In Rejuvenate Hip Implant Cases With Hundreds More On The Horizon 12/18/2013
Cynosure, Inc. (CYNO) Inks $10 Million Settlement With Tria Beauty 12/17/2013
Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) And Execs Escape Finance Fraud Lawsuit 12/13/2013
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Appeals $860 Million Loss To C.R. Bard 12/13/2013
Ex-Hansen Medical Exec Must Face SEC Charges 12/11/2013
Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Slips $18 Million Verdict In Surgical Fire Case 12/11/2013
Vascular Solutions (VASC) Granted Preliminary Injunction Against Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)'s Guidezilla™ Catheter 12/10/2013
Lawyers Accuse Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Of Losing Or Destroying Vaginal-Mesh Files 12/4/2013
Brazil Investigates Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) In Anti-Dumping Probe 12/3/2013
Invitae Files Suit Against Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) 12/2/2013
Interlace Medical Shareholders Sue Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) 11/27/2013
Invitae Responds To Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN) Lawsuit 11/27/2013
Scion Biomedical Sues Board Member For Trade Secret Theft 11/26/2013
Judge Warns Of Corrupt Lawyers That May Take Advantage Of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Hip Settlements 11/22/2013
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Unit To Pay $2.5 Billion To Settle Hip Implant Lawsuits 11/20/2013
Exergen Corporation Sues Helen Of Troy Subsidiary Kaz For Patent Infringement 11/20/2013
DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. (JNJ) Announces U.S. Settlement Agreement To Compensate ASR™ Hip System Patients Who Had Surgery To Replace Their ASR Hip 11/20/2013
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW) Comments On German Appellate Court Ruling 11/15/2013
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) To Shell Out $4 Billion To Settle Hip Implant Lawsuits 11/13/2013
Judge Nixes C.R. Bard Move to Recoup Attorney's Fees in Dismissed Avaulta Bellwether 11/11/2013
EpiPen Makers, Pfizer Inc. (PFE) and Mylan Specialty, Fined $625K Over "Deceptive" TV Ad 11/8/2013
Kardiametrics Sues Medical Device Makers Over Blood Clot Patents 11/7/2013
Unilife Corporation Issues Letter to Stockholders Regarding Securities Class Action Lawsuit 11/6/2013
Bet on Medtronic, Inc. (MDT) Winning the MDT Vs. Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX) Supreme Court Case. Here's Why 11/6/2013
Mass. DA's Probe Into Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)'s CRM Unit is Over 11/6/2013



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