Category: Legal News
The European Patent Office revokes an Edwards Lifesciences transcatheter aortic valve patent that has been the center of a long-running feud with Medtronic.
Valor Medical and 4 of its top brass admit to concealing required data from FDA regulators while undergoing review for an aneurysm treatment implant.
California biotech company Valor Medical, 4 executives and a consultant admitted to the Dept. of Justice that they concealed information about their Neucrylate diagnostic assay, hiding toxicity reports that were required as the product was undergoing FDA premarket review.
A federal appeals court denies ex-Spectranetics CEO John Schulte's bid to overturn his conviction on a single count of lying to the FBI and declines to revisit the case.
Former Spectranetics (NSDQ:SPNC) CEO John Schulte's 2012 conviction on a single count of lying to federal investigators survived his appeal to an appeals court, meaning his sentence of a year's probation will stand.
Medtech titan Medtronic is already the target of about 700 lawsuits over its controversial Infuse bone growth protein, and more complaints may be on the way.
MASSDEVICE ON CALL — Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) is mired in some 700 lawsuits over its Infuse bone growth protein, representing complaints from about 1,000 patients, the company revealed in recent regulatory filings.
Masimo alleges that the arbitrator who awarded $5.4 million to a pair of whistleblowers in a wrongful termination lawsuit failed to disclose a major conflict of interest and used his own judgment instead of regulatory standard in his ruling.
Masimo (NSDQ:MASI) accused the arbitrator who handed it a $5.4 million loss in a wrongful termination lawsuit brought by 2 former sales reps of hiding a major conflict of interest and of misapplying the law in his ruling.
Medtech titan Boston Scientific provides a check on a raft of pending lawsuits, with pelvic mesh lawsuits still on the rise, Guidant lawsuits diminishing and Medtronic lobbing a new blow over renal denervation patents.
Massachusetts medical device giant Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) has dozen of legal irons in the fire at any given moment, some making forward progress while others cast an ominous shadow.
Endo Health Solutions says the attorneys general from several states including California are investigating its pelvic mesh products; 4th-quarter earnings beat expectations, but Endo's outlook disappoints Wall Street.
Endo Health Solutions (NSDQ:ENDP) said its pelvic mesh products are under investigation by the attorneys general from several states including California.