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3. Senators probe med-tech on high-profile recalls
A bipartisan trio of Senators probe Medtronic (NYSE:MDT), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) and three other med-tech titans on recent high-profile recalls as the legislators push for heightened safety measures.
The FDA slapped St. Jude Medical Inc.’s (NYSE:STJ) Riata with a Class I recall after the company said the defibrillator leads failed more frequently than previously reported.
Argentum Medical is suing its former intellectual property law firm, Rockey Depke & Lyons, after it lost a patent infringement suit it filed against Noble Biomaterials.