Category: Wright Medical Group Inc.
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
Wright Medical Group Inc.
, Zimmer Holdings
, DePuy Synthes
, Integra LifeSciences Corp.
, Johnson & Johnson
, Lenox MacLaren Surgical Corp.
, Smith & Nephew
, Stryker Corp.
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.
Here's a look at some of the top Wall Street stories for medical device companies this week: Wright Medical launches Infinity total ankle implant; Investors fire life science VC Burrill from his own fund; CareFusion hits new high, confirms layoffs and outsourcing to Mexico; Allergan urges shareholders to reject Valeant's $52B hostile takeover bid
Wright Medical's Infinity total ankle replacement system hits the U.S. market, targeting both new TAR procedures and revision surgeries for previous ankle arthroplasty.
Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI) said it's launching the Infinity total ankle replacement system in the U.S., touting the device as a solution for both primary ankle arthroplasties and secondary or revision surgeries.
Here's a look at some of the top personnel stories for medical device companies this week: CareFusion taps Boston Scientific exec Bose for board | Personnel Moves, Ex-clinical affairs veep Napoli sues Wright Medical, Medtech makers continue shift in CEO pay, Medtronic taps GE Healthcare exec to lead diabetes unit
Wright Medical Group Inc.
, Aurora Spine
, Boston Scientific
, Bovie Medical Corp.
, CareFusion Corp.
, Elekta AB
, Morgan Stanley
, Neovasc Inc.
, OrthoAccel Technologies Inc.
, Rotation Medical Inc.
, Unilife Corp.
Alicia Napoli, the clinical & regulatory affairs vice president who left Wright Medical under a cloud in 2011, sues the medical device company for breach of contract in a bid to win severance pay.
The former vice president for clinical & regulatory affairs at Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI), who left under a cloud in 2011, is suing her former employer in a bid to win severance pay.
Shares of Wright Medical surge more than 9% after the orthopedics company handily beats expectations with its 1st-quarter earnings.
Wright Medical (NSDQ:WMGI) posted better-than-expected earnings yesterday for the 1st quarter, prompting investors to send its share price up more than 9% today.