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Mylan (MYL) Finalizes $465 Million EpiPen Settlement 8/18/2017
Novadaq Receives Court Approval For Arrangement With Stryker (SYK) 8/10/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Files Suit In The U.S. To Defend Its Patent Rights On Lantus 8/9/2017
Daiichi Sankyo Announces Settlement Agreement On U.S. Products Liability Litigation 8/2/2017
Daiichi Sankyo Announces Settlement Agreement On U.S. Products Liability Litigation 8/1/2017
Intellipharmaceutics (IPCI) Intends To Vigorously Defend Recently Filed Purported Class Action Lawsuit 7/31/2017
Olympus (OCPNF) Ordered to Cough Up $6.6 Million in Damages to Seattle Hospital Over Contaminated Scopes 7/26/2017
Innocoll (INNL) Announcement Relating To The Outcome Of The Court Sanction Hearing 7/21/2017
TSO3 (TOS) Files For An Extended Claim For Duodenoscopes 7/20/2017
Perrigo (PRGO) Announces Settlement Of Generic Version Of Dymista Nasal Spray Patent Litigation 7/17/2017
European Commission (EC) Accuses Teva (TEVA), Cephalon (CEPH) of Anti-Competitive Behavior 7/17/2017
Teva (TEVA) Accuses Former Top Exec of Passing on Trade Secrets to Boyfriend—CEO of Rival Apotex 7/17/2017
Shire (SHPG) Hits Roche (RHHBY) With An Injunction Over Hemophilia Drug 7/10/2017
Canon (CAJ) Tanks on $2.9 Billion EU Fine Threat Over Toshiba Medical Systems Deal 7/7/2017
Court Papers Reveal AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) CEO Was Livid Over Protege's Defection to GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) 7/6/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Close to Resolving Thousands of Infuse Lawsuits 6/29/2017
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Announces District Court Decision To Uphold VIMOVO (Naproxen/Esomeprazole Magnesium) Patents 6/27/2017
Chinese Courts Call For Death Penalty For Researchers Who Commit Fraud 6/23/2017
Teva (TEVA) Ordered To Pay GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) $235 Million In Coreg Patent Row 6/23/2017
Relief: Medtronic (MDT) Nabs Reprieve in ‘Free Services’ False Claims Suit 6/22/2017
Exercise Of Employee Share Options And Settlement Of Restricted Stock Units In Targovax 6/22/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Chief Says U.S. Supreme Court Ruling On Biologics Has "Immediate Impact" 6/19/2017
Anesthesia Firms Seek $131 Million in Damages in GE Healthcare (GE) Anesthesia Monopoly Case 6/14/2017
Aspen Pharmacare, Pfizer (PFE) and Roche (RHHBY) Investigated For Excessive Cancer Drug Pricing In South Africa 6/14/2017
Label Or Liability: GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Faces $3 Million Verdict Over Product It Didn't Make 6/13/2017
Mylan (MYL) Defends Chairman to ISS Amid Scrutiny 6/9/2017
Endo International (ENDP) Announces Entry Of Significant Case Management Order In Mesh Multidistrict Litigation 6/8/2017
Akari CEO Abruptly Steps Down Amid Investigation Into Phase II Trial Data 6/1/2017
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
Merck & Co. (MRK) Accused Of Breaking UK Law With Discount Scheme For Biosimilars 5/23/2017
DSM Sinochem Pharma Wins Indian Patent Infringement Case Against Sinopharm Weiqida Pharmaceutical 5/23/2017
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
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Sues Former Exec After GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Poaches Him Away to Run Its Largest Business 5/18/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Wants to Settle TAVR Patent Beef With Doc Inventor 5/17/2017
Brazilian Police Raid Alexion (ALXN)'s Office In Sales Practices Probe 5/9/2017
Feds Appeared at Perrigo (PRGO)'s HQ With Search Warrants Yesterday 5/4/2017
Agreement Reached After Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) is Accused of Disguising Salespeople and Dealing Kickbacks 5/2/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Slaps Lawsuit on Mylan (MYL) Over EpiPen Marketing 4/25/2017
Hanmi Pharma (128940.KS) Charged for Failure to Report Patient Death in Olmutinib Study 4/18/2017
Patent Fight Continues as CRISPR (CRSP), Intellia, Caribou Biosciences and ERS Genomics Appeal CRISPR Decision 4/13/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Likely Bribed 'Thousands' in Greece, Says Greece's Justice Minister 4/7/2017
Patent Case Of Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (AFX.DE) And VSY Biotechnology B.V. 4/4/2017
Forward Pharma (FWP) Intends To Appeal Decision In Patent Interference Proceeding With Biogen (BIIB) 4/3/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Ordered to Hand Over 80,000 Records of `Sham' Events for Doctors 3/31/2017
Celltrion Healthcare (068270.KQ) Makes Move to Restrict Genentech (RHHBY)’s Herceptin Patents in the U.S. 3/31/2017
Former Top Execs at Bankrupt China Medical Tech (CMED) Indicted for Defrauding Investors Out of $400 Million+ 3/22/2017
Ex-Novartis AG (NVS) Exec Found Not Guilty of Exaggerated Diovan Drug Results in Ad 3/17/2017
Allergan (AGN) Hit With Lawsuit Over 'Artificially Inflated' Stock In 401(K) Plans 3/17/2017
GeneNews (GEN.TO) Announces Settlement Agreement With HDL Liquidating Trust 3/10/2017
South Korea Fines Novartis AG (NVS) for Kickbacks, Bans Sale of Some Drugs 3/3/2017
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Gets Split Decision In UK Heart Valve Patent Spat With Boston Scientific (BSX) 3/3/2017
FUJIFILM Release: The UK High Court Of Justice (Patents) Rules In Fujifilm Kyowa Kirin Biologics' Favor On Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriasis And Psoriatic Arthritis Dosing Regimens For Adalimumab Are Obvious And Unpatentable 3/3/2017
Medtronic (MDT) Board Escapes Investor Suit Over Bone Growth Stimulant Infuse 3/2/2017
Lawsuit Stalls Sale of Novartis AG (NVS)'s New York Campus 2/27/2017
Ex-Valeant (VRX) and Philidor Execs Plead Not Guilty in Fraud Scheme 2/24/2017
Widow Sues UK Giant Reckitt Benckiser (RB.L) for Allegedly Cheating Her Late Husband's Absorption Pharma Out of $150 Million+ 2/23/2017
Kitov (KTOV) Provides Further Update On Formal Investigation By Israeli Securities Authority 2/9/2017
Kitov (KTOV) Announces Initiation Of Formal Investigation By Israeli Securities Authority 2/7/2017
Sirtex Medical (SRX.AX) Stock Falls on Shareholder Suit 2/3/2017
Mylan (MYL) Wins U.S. District Court Ruling Related To Copaxone 40 mg/mL Patents 1/31/2017
Momenta (MNTA) Announces District Court Decision To Invalidate Teva (TEVA) Patents In COPAXONE (Glatiramer Acetate Injection) 40 Mg/Ml Litigation 1/31/2017
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
Shire (SHPG) To Pay $350 Million For Kickback Allegations 1/12/2017
Ex-Reckitt Benckiser (RB.L) Exec Linked To Death Of 100 People, Jailed For Seven Years 1/9/2017
Genentech (RHHBY) Withdraws Counterclaims Against Exelixis (EXEL), Exelixis Relieved of $18.7 Million of Disputed Costs 1/9/2017
Novartis AG (NVS) Athens Offices Raided in Bribery Probe, Exec Threatens With Suicide at Nearby Hotel 1/6/2017
Sanofi (SNY) Sues Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Over Tresiba Marketing Claims In U.S. 12/28/2016
Teva (TEVA) Settles Foreign Corruption Probe for $519 Million 12/27/2016
Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (SVA) Responds To Recent Report 12/27/2016
Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (SVA) CEO Reportedly Bribed Chinese FDA, Buyout Offers Could Be in Jeopardy 12/22/2016
Teva (TEVA) Reaches Settlement With Government On FCPA 12/22/2016
Grilled About Deadly Superbug Outbreaks, Execs at Scope Maker Olympus (OCPNF) Take Fifth 12/20/2016
China Fines Medtronic (MDT) $17.2 Million for Price Fixing 12/9/2016
Orexo (ORXOF) Appeal Zubsolv US District Court Decision 12/8/2016
Pfizer (PFE) Fined a Record $107 Million for Ramping Up Epilepsy Drug Price by as Much as 2,600% 12/7/2016
Neurosearch A/S (NEUR.CO) Announces Main Components Of Resolution Plan 11/22/2016
QT Vascular Announces That The Federal Circuit Denies AngioScore Petition For Rehearing 11/21/2016
Mylan (MYL) And The DOJ Can't Seem To Get On The Same Page 11/17/2016
Two Private Investigators Accuse GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) of Hiring Them Under False Pretenses 11/17/2016
Doc Wins $20 Million in Spine Patent Spat Against Medtronic (MDT) 11/15/2016
Golden Meditech Enters Into A Settlement Agreement With Sanpower 11/14/2016
Royal Philips Electronics N.V. (PHG), Masimo (MASI) Settle Patent Dispute With $300 Million, Forms Partnership 11/8/2016
Bernie Sanders Asks the DOJ to Investigate Eli Lilly (LLY), Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) and Sanofi (SNY) 11/7/2016
Ex-Medtronic (MDT) Sales Rep Accuses Firm of Misrepresenting How the Device Would be Used 11/7/2016
Mylan (MYL), Teva (TEVA) Fall on Reports of the DOJ Filing Charges by End of Year 11/4/2016
Neovasc (NVC) Announces Update In Litigation With CardiAQ 11/1/2016
Telesta (TSX:TST) Announces Final Court Approval Of Plan Of Arrangement With ProMetic Life Sci (PFSCF.PK) 10/31/2016
Congressman Calls for Probe Into Valeant (VRX)’s Pricing of Lead Poisoning Drug 10/24/2016
63 Japanese Women Sue the Government, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Merck & Co. (MRK) Over HPV Vaccines 10/24/2016
Anger Behind the Scenes When Valeant (VRX) Jacked Up Price by 2,700% for Lead Poisoning Drug 10/12/2016
Cell Phones and Documents are Seized From Some Hanmi Pharma (128940.KS) Employees on Suspicion of Insider Information Leak 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
Novartis AG (NVS) to Pay $35 Million to Settle Charges of Illegally Promoting a Drug For Infants 10/6/2016
Oxford Immunotec (OXFD) Announces Favorable Decision From U.S. District Court Of Massachusetts In Patent Infringement Litigation 10/4/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to Pay $20 Million For Bribing Doctors in China 10/3/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Scores a Big Legal Win 9/27/2016
Pharma Giants Like Bayer (BAY) and Pfizer (PFE) Urge Acquittal for Ex-Acclarent Execs 9/23/2016
35 U.S. States Sue British Drugmaker Indivior Over Marketing of Opioid 9/23/2016
Sanofi (SNY) Files U.S. Suit Against Merck & Co. (MRK) Over Patents 9/19/2016
Mylan (MYL) CEO to be Grilled by Congress Over EpiPen Pricing 9/15/2016
Mylan (MYL) Scores Again as Third Teva (TEVA) Copaxone Patent is Invalidated 9/2/2016
Oxford Immunotec (OXFD) Announces Favorable Recommendation By The Magistrate Judge In Patent Infringement Litigation 9/1/2016
Allergan (AGN) And Adamas Pharmaceuticals (ADMS) Announce Settlement With Amneal Related To NAMZARIC Patent Litigation 8/31/2016
Valeant (VRX) is Sued Over Philidor Ties, Alleged Racketeering 8/30/2016
Teva (TEVA) Stock Plummets After Two Patents are Invalidated by Mylan (MYL) 8/25/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Blasted for Blaming Management in Korea for Bribery Scandal 8/23/2016
Valeant (VRX) Faces New Fraud Lawsuit Filed By Former Investor 8/19/2016
Patent Battle Heats Up as ResMed (RMD) Sues Fisher & Paykel 8/18/2016
UCB Soars Most Since 2009 After US District Court Backs Epilepsy Drug Vimpat Patent 8/15/2016
Six Former and Current Novartis AG (NVS) Execs Charged With Bribing Doctors in Korea 8/12/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Faces Potential Sales Ban in South Korea Amid Corruption Allegations 8/12/2016
Ranbaxy Laboratories (RANBAXY.BO) Owners ‘Deliberately Buried’ Information From Daiichi Sankyo: Singapore Tribunal Order 8/11/2016
Valeant (VRX) Comments On SDNY Investigation 8/11/2016
Paul Singer’s Hedge Fund Sues AbbVie (ABBV) Over Failed 2014 Shire (SHPG) Merger 8/9/2016
Lawmaker Calls Olympus (OCPNF) Action on Contaminated Scopes ‘Despicable’ 7/28/2016
30+ at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s DePuy Subsidiary Will Stand Trial on Fraud-Related Charges 7/25/2016
Eisai Company (ESALY.PK) to Consider Legal Action in UK Cancer Drug Row 7/8/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) Settled Claim from Japan's GPIF Over Scandal 7/5/2016
Former FDA Chief Listed in CMS Database for Receiving Payments from AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in 2015 7/5/2016
Genovis And Promega Corporation Sign Global License Agreement And Settle Litigation 6/30/2016
AstraZeneca PLC (AZN), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Novartis AG (NVS) and Roche (RHHBY) React to Brexit and Its Possible Impact on Biotech 6/27/2016
European Medicines Agency Must Leave London After Landmark Brexit Vote 6/24/2016
Teva (TEVA) Settles Patent Litigation With AstraZeneca PLC (AZN) Allowing Teva To Commercialize Its Generic Version Of Byetta® (Exenatide Injection) In The United States 6/23/2016
Paris Prosecutors to Determine Whether Criminal Mistakes Were Made in Bial-Biotrial's Fatal Drug Trial 6/14/2016
Teva (TEVA) Announces Favorable Court Ruling In TREANDA (Bendamustine Hydrochloride) Patent Infringement Litigation 6/13/2016
Sequenom (SQNM) Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit In Australia 6/7/2016
Gilead (GILD), Biogen (BIIB), Jazz Pharma (JAZZ) Subpoenaed as Feds Investigate Drugmaker-Charity Connections 5/27/2016
Elekta To Pay Humediq EUR 8.9 Million In Legal Dispute 5/24/2016
Another Healthcare Provider Accuses Genentech (RHHBY) of Fudging the Amount of Herceptin in Each Vial 5/24/2016
Acerus (TRLPF) Provides Update On Litigation 5/17/2016
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Announces Settlement Of PENNSAID (Diclofenac Sodium Topical Solution) 2% W/W Patent Litigation With Teligent 5/13/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) to Cough Up $306 Million to Settle Kickback Charges 5/11/2016
BTL Aesthetics Korean Division Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Lutronic 4/26/2016
BioInvent (BOVNF)’s Rights Issue Completed 4/15/2016
How Medtronic (MDT) Misplaced 1,000 Negative Infuse Reports 4/12/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Disputes Star Tribune's Infuse Story 4/11/2016
Acerus (TRLPF) Comments On Statement Of Claim 4/8/2016
U.S. Treasury Drops Bomb on Tax Inversion Deals, Threatens Pfizer (PFE)-Allergan (AGN) Merger 4/6/2016
Medtronic (MDT) Still Unfazed by New Inversion Rules 4/6/2016
Samsung Bioepis Brings in Lawyers to Sue AbbVie (ABBV) in Biosimilars Push 4/4/2016
Novartis AG (NVS)'s "Sham Events" Could Affect North Carolina Doctors 4/1/2016
Novartis AG (NVS) Investigates $85 Million Bribery Allegations Made By an Anonymous Whistleblower in Turkey 3/31/2016
U.S. Alleges Novartis AG (NVS) Hosted 80,000 ‘Sham’ Events to Wine and Dine Doctors to Prescribe Drugs, Seeks Records 3/28/2016
Respironics (RESP) to Fork Over $34.8 Million to Settle Kickback Charges 3/25/2016
LifeWatch Corp Liable for $18.7 Million+ in Highmark Arbitration Case 3/22/2016
Amgen (AMGN) Wins Trial Against Regeneron (REGN) and Sanofi (SNY) for Cholesterol Drug Patents, Appeal Likely 3/18/2016
Maharashtra FDA to Test Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Baby Powder for Cancer-Causing Substances After $75 Million U.S Verdict 3/10/2016
Valeant (VRX) And R&O Pharmacy End Litigation 3/10/2016
Internal Memo Reveals Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) to Stop Paying Speaker Fees to Doctors in China Due to Possible Violations of Company Policies 3/9/2016
Debiopharm Has Won Its Patent Infringement Suit For Elplat Against Nippon Kayaku Co., Ltd. 3/4/2016
Documents Accuse Bayer (BAY), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) of Deceiving The New England Journal of Medicine 3/3/2016
Olympus (OCPNF) Coughs Up a Record $646 Million to Settle Kickback Charges 3/2/2016
U.S. Officials Alleged Corrupt Chinese Officials Financially Backed Scheme to Steal GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Secrets 2/26/2016
Authorities Raid Novartis AG (NVS) Offices in Korea Over Bribery Allegations 2/24/2016
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Slapped with a $53 Million Fine for Paying Off Competitors 2/15/2016
UK Court Rules Against Eli Lilly (LLY) In Alimta Vitamin Regimen Patent Lawsuit 2/12/2016
QT Vascular Announces Another Positive Outcome In Litigation With Spectranetics (SPNC)/AngioScore, Inc. 2/11/2016
BMC Medical Co., Ltd Wins Patent Infringement Litigation Against ResMed (RMD) 2/8/2016
Five, Including Two GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Scientists, Charged in Scheme to Steal Biopharma Secrets from GSK 2/2/2016
Ex-GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Biostatistician Sues, Claims He was Let Go Over Nicoderm Studies 1/13/2016
Ex-Synthes USA CEO, a Major Clinton Donor Faces Lawsuit in Deadly "Human Experimentation" Case 12/8/2015
Former NMT Medical (NMTI) PI's License Suspended in the U,K. Over Misconduct Charges 12/8/2015
Sanofi (SNY) Whistleblower Alleges Company Attorneys Destroyed Documents 11/24/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Fesses Up to Valeant (VRX)-Like Pharmacy Scheme in $390 Million Settlement 11/24/2015
New U.S, Tax Inversion Note Doesn't Concern Medtronic (MDT) 11/23/2015
Immuno Biotech CEO Who Only Employs "Beautiful Women" Found Guilty of Sex Discrimination 11/20/2015
Mindray Medical Announces Settlement Of Previously Described Masimo (MASI) Related Litigation 11/20/2015
Novartis AG (NVS)'s Japanese Unit in Trouble Again for Failing to Report Drug Side Effects on Time 11/12/2015
Mallinckrodt (MNK) Plunges After Citron Claims Next Victim in Tweet 11/11/2015
New Lawsuit Accuses Sanofi (SNY) of Intentionally Delaying MS Drug Development to Avoid $708 Million in Payments 11/11/2015
EDAP TMS (EDAP) Announces Dismissal Of Class Action Lawsuit 11/11/2015
British Prosecutor Drops Case Against Japan's Olympus (OCPNF) 11/10/2015
Merus Announces Final Ruling In Inequitable Conduct Case Against Regeneron (REGN) 11/4/2015
BioCad Release: Russian Biotechnological Company Won The Case Against Big Pharma On The Patent Dispute Notable For The Pharmaceutical Industry 11/3/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) to Cough Up $390 Million to Settle U.S. Kickback Case 10/27/2015
Orexo AB (ORXOF) Settles Abstral US Patent Litigation With Actavis (ACT) 10/27/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Announces Favorable Markman Ruling in RAVICTI (glycerol phenylbutyrate) Oral Liquid Patent Infringement Lawsuit 10/21/2015
Hired By Huge Drug Companies Like Eli Lilly (LLY), Ex-Cop in London Tracks Down Knockoff Drugs on the Web 10/21/2015
Helsinn Healthcare SA Reaches Settlement Agreement Regarding Patent Dispute On ALOXI 10/13/2015
Indivior PLC Responds To Court's Decision On Motion To Amend 10/12/2015
Cipher Pharma (DND.TO) Announces Settlement In Patent Litigation For Absorica 10/5/2015
Horizon Pharma (HZNP) Announces Settlement Of RAYOS(R) (prednisone) Delayed-Release Tablets Patent Litigation With Actavis Laboratories FL Inc. 10/2/2015
Elekta States That Varian Medical Systems (VAR) Claims Lack Merit 9/29/2015
Onxeo: Decision In The Litigation Against Eurofins And ABL Companies 9/23/2015
Allergan (AGN) Announces Agreement With Amneal Related To NAMENDA XR Patent Litigation 9/9/2015
No Further Legal Action By Italian State's Attorney To Enjoin The Combination Of Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) And Cyberonics (CYBX) 9/8/2015
Sorin Group S.p.A. (SRN) Announces Dismissal Of Italian Creditor Rights Objection 8/20/2015
Endo International (ENDP) Announces U.S. District Court Ruling Upholding OPANA ER Intellectual Property 8/17/2015
Edwards Lifesciences (EW) Targeted in $3.6 Million Ukrainian Hacking Scheme 8/14/2015
Merus Prevails in Inequitable Conduct Case Against Regeneron (REGN) 8/10/2015
FDA Denied: Federal Judge Grants Amarin (AMRN) Permission to Promote Fish Oil Drug 8/10/2015
Watchdog Accuses Pfizer (PFE) of Overcharging By Millions for Epilepsy Drug 8/6/2015
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Just Got Over China Scandal But New Corruption Allegations Emerge 7/30/2015
Novartis AG (NVS) Thwarted From Selling Amgen (AMGN)'s Neupogen Until September 7/22/2015
Investigation Finds Toshiba Execs Were Involved in Company-Wide Scandal 7/17/2015
Fresenius AG Companies Fined Over Diabetic Death 7/10/2015
Toshiba Looking at Management's Role Amid Accounting Scandal 7/10/2015



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