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Supreme Court declines to hear appeal by Mirowski Family Ventures | Medtech legal news for the week of October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Supreme Court passes on Mirowski-Medtronic patent case; Medtronic can't shake shareholders lawsuit over Infuse; FDA strikes out again in Prevor drug-or-device case; Ex-Bard, BD engineer gets 18 months for stealing trade secrets; Appeals court: Fujifilm Medical executive wasn't fired for not being Japanese

Supreme Court passes on Mirowski-Medtronic patent case

October 15, 2014 by Val Kennedy

Ex-Bard, BD engineer gets 18 months for stealing trade secrets

October 17, 2014 by Brad Perriello

A former engineer for Becton, Dickinson & Co. and C.R. Bard who confessed to stealing trade secrets concerning an injector pen is sentenced to 18 months in prison.

Ex-Bard, BD engineer gets 18 months for stealing trade secrets

BD buys Irish next-gen sequencing startup GenCell Biosystems

October 15, 2014 by Alexander Soule

BD has acquired GenCell Biosystems, an Irish startup with a system to automate the creation of "libraries" that help scientists sequence gene information, while reportedly cutting jobs in California.

BD buys Irish next-gen sequencing startup GenCell Biosystems

Medtronic shareholder sues over company's plan to cover nearly $58M in taxes | Medtech legal news for the week of October 13, 2014

October 13, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Shareholder sues Medtronic over plan to cover execs' $58m tax tab; Report: Bard's mesh settlement is worth $21m; Covidien's Ev3 logs a pair of legal wins over Appriva, whistleblower; BD loses bid to overturn $114m antitrust loss to Retractable Technologies; Ex-Oriole DeCinces fights insider trading charges

Shareholder sues Medtronic over plan to cover execs' $58m tax tab

October 7, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Edwards Lifesciences is back in Wall Street's good graces | Medtech Wall Street news for the week of October 6, 2014

October 9, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top Wall Street stories for medical device companies this week: Wall Street loves Edwards Lifesciences again; Becton Dickinson to buy CareFusion for $12 billion in cash, stock; Proxy war rages on at Echo Therapeutics; Platinum fires back at Echo Therapeutics over 'rogue' directors; Echo Therapeutics hits back at Platinum Equity

Wall Street loves Edwards Lifesciences again

October 3, 2014 by Brian Johnson

Edwards: Medtronic TAVI settlement boosts bottom line in Q2

BD loses bid to overturn $114m antitrust loss to Retractable Technologies

October 8, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Becton Dickinson is on the hook for a $114 million antitrust verdict after a federal judge declines its bid to overturn the decision.

BD loses bid to overturn $114m antitrust loss to Retractable Technologies

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AdvaMed in the age of consolidation

October 6, 2014 by Brian Johnson

What does news of yet another mega-merger mean for medtech's industry council?

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The winds of change in medtech are blowing in the Windy City.

As medtech's best & brightest descended on Chicago for another annual confab at AdvaMed 2014, it was impossible to ignore that the industry has now entered the great age of consolidation with yet another multibillion-dollar healthcare deal.

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