Justice Dept. demands St. Jude Medical documents on ICDs

May 5, 2010 by MassDevice staff

The U.S. Justice Dept. issues a "civil investigative demand" for documents relating to St. Jude Medical Inc.'s implantable cardiac defibrillator business.

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The U.S. Dept. of Justice demanded documents from St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ) about its implantable cardiac defibrillator business, according to a regulatory filing.

The "civil investigative demand" from the Justice Dept. sought documents and "sets forth interrogatories" about "various indications for ICDs and a National Coverage Decision issued by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services," according to the filing.

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