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Judge won't stop Medtronic plan to cover $63m tax tab for execs, directors

December 29, 2014 by Brad Perriello

A Minnesota federal judge declines to stop Medtronic's plan to cover a $63 million tax tab stemming from its Covidien buyout for its top executives and directors.

Judge won't stop Medtronic plan to cover $63m tax tab for execs, directors

2014 in review: Changes at the top for medical device companies

December 22, 2014 by MassDevice staff

There was a significant amount of turnover this year in the corner offices of medical device companies, including exits by some of medtech's biggest names.

2014 in review: Changes at the top for medical device companies

There was a revolving door on medtech's corner office this year, with more than 35 CEOs leaving their positions through planned transitions, retirement or termination, according to a MassDevice.com analysis.

Mr. Clean: Device makers jump on positive thrombectomy results in stroke trial

December 17, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Medical device makers are jumping on the bandwagon of the Mr. Clean trial showing that thrombectomy is superior to medical treatment in cases of severe ischemic stroke.

Mr. Clean: Device makers jump on positive thrombectomy results in stroke trial

Medtronic clears all anti-trust hurdles for Covidien acquisition

December 16, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Medtronic says its proposed, $43 billion acquisition of Covidien has cleared all anti-trust hurdles worldwide, setting the stage for shareholder votes next month.

Medtronic clears all anti-trust hurdles for Covidien acquisition

ZMH proposes to mollify EU anti-trust regulators on pending, $13B acquisition Biomet | The week in medtech M&A

December 10, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Zimmer proposes divestitures for EU regulators in Biomet deal; China, South Korea OK Medtronic's $43B Covidien buy; BTG to buy PneumRx for up to $475m; BD prices $6.2B bond issue for CareFusion buy; Danaher's Leica division closes Devicor Medical buy

Zimmer proposes divestitures for EU regulators in Biomet deal

December 4, 2014 by Brad Perriello

U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear appeal of Stryker's loss to Hill-Rom | Medtech legal news for the week of December 8, 2014

December 8, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Supremes decline review of Stryker loss to Hill-Rom; Appeals court vacates $177m Covidien award in spat with J&J; BMC Medical claims win in patent spat with ResMed; Ex-ArthroCare CFO wants a new trial too

Supremes decline review of Stryker loss to Hill-Rom

December 1, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Direct Flow Medical raises a $32 million in funding round | Medtech funding for the week of December 1, 2014

December 5, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Direct Flow Medical raises $32m, names 1st CCO; Medtronic prices $17B debt offering for Covidien buy; Conventus Orthopaedics raises $24m for arm fracture implants; Xeltis raises $34m for regenerative heart valve tech

TAVI: Direct Flow Medical raises $32m, names 1st CCO

December 3, 2014 by Brad Perriello