Here’s a roundup of companies announcing clearances and approvals from the Food & Drug Administration and foreign regulatory agencies. Check out MassDevice’s compilation of the latest regulatory news for additional clearances and approvals.
Zimmer Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ZMH) filed a lawsuit against three law firms waging an advertising campaign against the company’s NexGen knee replacement system.
The Warsaw, Ind.-based artificial knee maker is seeking an injunction for the Internet and television-based advertisements proclaiming that the implant “has a high failure rate, causes pain and is otherwise defective,” according to documents filed Feb. 16 with the U.S. District Court for the Northern Indiana.
It’s been a busy couple of days for Entellus Medical Inc., which hired a new chief executive and launched a new product, the XprESS, to treat chronic sinusitis.