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3. Meta monitoring: Medical device firms’ online strategies under FDA microscope
Warning letters issued by the US Food and Drug administration this year suggests that medical device companies should ensure their online information such as keyword search and other meta data strategies do not deviate from their products’ therapeutic claims on file with regulators.
A $16 million patent infringement loss to Johnson & Johnson’s DePuy-Synthes subsidiary pushes Globus Medical’s 2nd-quarter earnings down, but share prices tick up as it beats Wall Street’s expectations.
Abbott and Johnson & Johnson are among the U.S.-based companies that park billions in offshore tax havens, according to a U.S. PIRG report.