Category: Legal News
The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals refuses to reopen the a patent infringement lawsuit brought by St. Jude Medical against AccessClosure and its artery closure technology.
Medtech titan St. Jude Medical's (NYSE:STJ) lost a bid to appeal its lawsuit against AccessClosure after a federal court refused to hear a patent infringement claim over artery closure devices.
A former senior vice president for Hansen Medical, Christopher Sells, must face U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission charges that he participated in a scheme to artificially inflate the robotic surgery device maker's sales figures.
A former executive with Hansen Medical (NSDQ:HNSN) can't get out of a lawsuit filed against him by the A lawsuit, filed by the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission accusing him of hatching a scheme to artificially inflate Hansen's revenues.
The U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear an Arthrex appeal of its $85 million patent infringement loss to Smith & Nephew.
Vascular Solutions says a federal judge granted a preliminary injunction against sales of Boston Scientific's Guidezilla catheter.
A jury awarded $18 million to a Washington woman whose Medtronic endotracheal tube was set on fire during surgery, finding the physicians negligent but not Medtronic's design of the device.
A jury in Washington last week awarded $18 million to Becky Anderson, whose Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) endotracheal tube was set on fire during a laser surgery procedure, finding the physicians, their practices and the hospital negligent and responsible but exempting Medtronic from any culpability.
A federal judge rules that medical adhesive maker Chemence Medical Products must pay the medical device tax in its dispute with distributor Medline Industries.
Chemence Medical Products is on the hook for the 2.3% medical device tax on the medical adhesives it makes for distributor Medline Industries, a federal judge ruled this week.
The FDA fines Ethicon's Advanced Sterilization Products business a total of $1.25 million over charges that the company shipped products with expiration dates that were not supported by data.