Category: C.R. Bard
A California appeals court upholds a $5 million judgment against C.R. Bard and the surgeon involved in a product liability lawsuit filed over its Avaulta pelvic mesh.
Manufacturers of inferior vena cava filters and 2 medical societies team up for a large-scale study of the pulmonary embolism preventers, 4 years after an FDA warning about the devices.
The Society of Interventional Radiology, the Society for Vascular Surgery and 7 medical device companies are teaming up for the 1st large-scale study of inferior vena cava filters, 4 years after an FDA warning that the devices might dislodge or fracture.
The Clearstream Technologies subsidiary acquired 3 years ago by C.R. Bard is reportedly expanding in Ireland, adding 200 jobs at its Enniscorthy plant.
Here's a look at some of the top Wall Street stories for medical device companies this week: Medtronic updates on $43B Covidien deal financing; Boston Scientific, Bard CEOs cool on consolidation; Nevro sets range for IPO of up to $106m; Alere to sell Alere Health unit to Optum for $600m; Skyline Medical conducts 1-for-75 reverse stock split
The CEOs of medical device companies Boston Scientific and C.R. Bard are cool on the consolidation trend in medtech, saying they don't see the need for mega-deals to grow their businesses.
C.R. Bard reports a 3rd-quarter earnings gain of nearly 50% and raises its guidance for the rest of the year, sending share prices up this morning on Wall Street.
C.R. Bard (NYSE:BCR) shares are up more than 3% this morning on Wall Street after the medical device company reported that its 3rd-quarter earnings rose 47.0% compared with the same period last year.
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