Category: Allergan Inc.
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Boston Scientific loses $309 million judgment in Mirowski patent war; Ex-Advanced Medical Optics CEO Mazzo indicted in insider trading case; Appeals court denies BD bid to revisit loss to Retractable Technologies; Ackman threatens to sue Allergan again over potential Salix deal; Judge upholds $30M infringement ruling against NuVasive, cancels trademark
Abbott Medical Optics
, AcuFocus Inc.
, Advanced Medical Optics
, Becton Dickinson & Co.
, Boston Scientific
, Mirowski Family Ventures
, NeuroVision Medical Products Inc.
, Pershing Square Capital Management
, Retractable Technologies Inc.
, St. Jude Medical
, Valeant Pharmaceuticals
, Versant Ventures
, Allergan Inc.
Billionaire William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management threatens to sue Allergan if it goes ahead with a deal to buy drugmaker Salix Pharmaceuticals.
(Reuters) - Billionaire William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management said on Tuesday that it would sue botox-maker Allergan Inc if the company went ahead with a deal to buy drugmaker Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Another J&J exec pressed in lawsuit over Pinnacle hip implant; Did Boston Scientific lose $74M mesh trial over an email?; Boston Scientific must face trial in spat over stent patents; Allergan pushes to kick Valeant, Pershing out of special shareholder meeting; Medtronic settles CRM kickbacks case with final, $362k payment
Here's a look at some of the top regulatory stories for medical device companies this week: Second suitor ceded early to Zimmer in chase for Biomet; Kimberly-Clark readies Halyard Health medical device spinout; Japan probes Biomet-Zimmer merger; Allergan caves to shareholder meeting after Valeant, Ackman rally support; Remote monitoring companies join forces for cardiac patients
Allergan is still looking to prevent Valeant Pharmaceuticals and Pershing Square from voting their shares in a December 18 shareholder meeting the company was forced to host.
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: GE Healthcare says engineer sent trade secrets to China; Counterclaims stand in whistleblower lawsuit against Boston Scientific; Boston Scientific loses $74M pelvic mesh verdict; DoJ says recorded meeting uncovers kickback scheme at Reliance Medical; Allergan caves to shareholder meeting after Valeant, Ackman rally support
California-based Allergan informs state regulators that it plans to permanently lay off 129 employees.
Embattled aesthetic devices maker Allergan (NYSE:AGN) informed California state authorities that it plans to cut 129 workers over the next few weeks.