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Could Medtronic-Covidien deal get caught in anti-inversion legislation?

July 16, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

Lawmakers aim to prohibit companies from shifting their headquarters overseas in order to evade U.S. taxes, a measure that would apply retroactively to deals such as Medtronic's $43 billion acquisition of Covidien.

Could Medtronic-Covidien deal get caught in anti-inversion legislation?

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Covidien to launch Emprint soft tissue ablation device

July 16, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Covidien says it plans to launch the Emprint soft tissue ablation device for treating inoperable liver cancer during the 3rd quarter.

Covidien to launch Emprint soft tissue ablation device

Covidien (NYSE:COV) said today that it's launching its Emprint soft tissue ablation system, aiming at the market for inoperable liver cancers.

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Covidien shareholder files class action lawsuit blocking company's merger with Medtronic | The week in medtech M&A

July 16, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: Shareholder files class action lawsuit to block Covidien-Medtronic merger; St. Jude drops $200M on NeuroTherm for spinal pain device; Allergan renews fight against hostile Valeant takeover; Abbott to deal pharma line to Mylan for $5.3B

Shareholder files class action lawsuit to block Covidien-Medtronic merger

July 11, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Guidant loses bid to drop breach-of-contract in JNJ lawsuit | Medtech legal news for the week of July 14, 2014

July 14, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Guidant can't slip breach-of-contract charges in Johnson & Johnson suit; Biomet reveals SEC subpoena over alleged 'improprieties' in Brazil, Mexico; Appeals court upholds Retractable Technologies win over Becton Dickinson; Board suspends ex-PricewaterhouseCoopers accountant over ArthroCare scandal; Covidien's Nellcor and CAS Medical settle dispute for $275k

Guidant can't slip breach-of-contract charges in Johnson & Johnson suit

July 8, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Robot surgery becomes a poster child for curbing new health tech

July 11, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

Researchers use Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci robotic surgery system as a cautionary tale about the rapid adoption of new technologies that require physician training.

Robot surgery becomes a poster child for curbing new health tech

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Covidien logs $180M charge over pelvic mesh lawsuits

July 11, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Covidien says its exposure to a raft of product liability lawsuits filed over pelvic mesh products increased by some $131 million during its fiscal 3rd quarter.

Covidien logs $180M charge over pelvic mesh lawsuits

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Shareholder files class action lawsuit to block Covidien-Medtronic merger

July 11, 2014 by Brad Perriello

A Covidien shareholder files a purported class action lawsuit seeking to block the proposed, $43 billion merger of Medtronic and Covidien.

Shareholder files class action lawsuit to block Covidien-Medtronic merger

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