Category: Legal News
Former Stryker executive Mark Foldy, who pleaded guilty last year for his part in an insider trading scheme, dodges a jail sentence.
A former Stryker (NYSE:SYK) marketing executive escaped a jail sentence yesterday, instead drawing 6 months of home confinement and 2 years of probation for passing along inside information ahead of Stryker's 2011 acquisition of Orthovita.
A U.S. District Judge defends a ban on Medtronic's newly approved CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation system, saying the company willfully ignored the law in bringing the device to the U.S. after it was found to infringe on a patent held by Edwards Lifesciences.
U.S. District Judge Gregory Sleet chided Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) this week after issuing a preliminary ban on the medtech titan's CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation system.
A federal judge tosses another lawsuit filed against Philips Healthcare by AED rival Zoll Medical.
A federal appeals court vacates a lower court's decision to keep Boston Scientific's Guidezilla catheter off the U.S. market in the patent infringement lawsuit brought by Vascular Solutions.
Plaintiffs in product liability lawsuits against several makes of pelvic mesh products, including Boston Scientific, Johnson & Johnson and Secant Medical, want a federal judge to send the cases back to a Pennsylvania state court.
Medtech titan Medtronic plans to seek immediate appeal of a preliminary court injunction banning sales of its CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation system.
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week.