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Ex-ArthroCare execs face hefty prison sentences | Medtech legal news for the week of September 8, 2014

September 8, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Ex-ArthroCare CEO Baker draws 20 years; Smith & Nephew settles whistleblower lawsuit for $8M; Secant Medical escapes pelvic mesh cases; Bellwether trial kicks off for DePuy's Pinnacle hip implant; J&J, Boston Scientific, others can't shake Philly pelvic mesh mass tort

Ex-ArthroCare CEO Baker draws 20 years

September 2, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Ex-ArthroCare CEO Baker draws 20 years

Smith & Nephew settles whistleblower lawsuit for $8M

September 4, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Smith & Nephew agrees to the $8 million settlement of a whistleblower's lawsuit alleging it passed off devices manufactured overseas as made in the U.S.

Smith & Nephew settles whistleblower lawsuit for $8M

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Bluegrass Vascular taps ex-ArthoCare R&D chief Niederauer for CEO | Personnel Moves

September 2, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies taps former ArthroCare R&D chief Gabriele Niederauer to be its new president & CEO.

Bluegrass Vascular taps ex-ArthoCare R&D chief Niederauer for CEO | Personnel Moves

Bluegrass Vascular Technologies said it named Gabriele Niederauer its new president & CEO, hard on the heels of a Series A funding round that brought in $4.5 million for its Surfacer central venous catheter.

COV shareholder sues to block pending MDT merger | Medtech legal news for the week of August 18, 2014

August 18, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Another Covidien shareholder sues to block Medtronic merger; Ex-Integra sales rep, manager cop to $800k hospital fraud scheme; Diabetes: Medtronic, Johnson & Johnson settle patent spat; Stryker settles hip implant suit against J&J's DePuy; Appeals court reverses Medtronic's win in Lenox bone mill spat

Another Covidien shareholder sues to block Medtronic merger

August 12, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Stryker settles hip implant suit against J&J's DePuy

August 13, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Stryker Corp. settles a patent infringement lawsuit filed against Johnson & Johnson's DePuy Orthopaedics division; co-defendants Wright Medical, Zimmer Holdings and Smith & Nephew move to have their cases tossed as well.

Stryker settles hip implant suit against J&J's DePuy

Analyst: Stryker may buy Smith & Nephew yet | MassDevice.com On Call

August 13, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

One analyst still sees potential for a Stryker merger with Smith & Nephew, even though S&N CEO Olivier Bohuon says he's not up for it.

MassDevice.com On Call

Lack of FDA approval is no longer a deal-breaker for a big exit | The week in medtech M&A

August 6, 2014 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: Report: Medtech M&A exits don't hinge on FDA approval; White House rails against Medtronic-style corporate inversions; Smith & Nephew CEO: We've been an M&A target for 10 years; More mega-merger talk from medtech giants; Baxter sheds vaccines biz for $635M

Report: Medtech M&A exits don't hinge on FDA approval

July 31, 2014 by Arezu Sarvestani

Report: Medtech M&A no longer hinges on FDA approval
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