Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week.
NuVasive pledges to appeal a $30 million loss in a trademark infringement lawsuit leveled against it by NeuroVision Medical Products, the 2nd time a court found against NuVasive.
UPDATED April 7, 2014, with comment from NeuroVision
Hedge fund giant BlackRock boosted its stake in a number of medical device companies last year, but cut its holdings in others, regulatory filings show.
Wright Medical Group Inc.
, Align Technology Inc.
, ArthroCare Corp.
, AtriCure Inc.
, Biolase Technology Inc.
, BlackRock Inc.
, Cutera Inc.
, Cynosure Inc.
, Dentsply International Inc.
, HeartWare International Inc.
, ICU Medical Inc.
, Medical Action Industries Inc.
, Merit Medical Systems Inc.
, NxStage Medical Inc.
, Thoratec Corp.
Shares of NuVasive jump on Wall Street today after the medical device company reports earnings ahead of analysts' expectations.
NuVasive Inc. (NSDQ:NUVA) shares gained nearly 8% today after the medical device company reported beating expectations with its 4th-quarter earnings as it swung to black ink.
NuVasive brings in some new blood to its executive committee, naming a new human resources head and promoting its investor relations vice president.
NuVasive Inc. (NSDQ:NUVA) said it hired a pair of new vice presidents to lead for its human resource and finance departments, promoting from within for 1 spot and looking outside for the other.
NuVasive loses a bid to toss a patent infringement lawsuit filed by AngleFix over plate-and-screw spinal implant technology.
Minimally invasive surgical devices maker NuVasive gets some Wall Street love after announcing strong preliminary results for its 4th quarter.
California medical device maker NuVasive Inc. (NSDQ:NUVA) is flying high today after raising its revenue projections for 2013 amid higher-than-expected 4th quarter sales.