The latest Fortune 500 list of the top 500 U.S. closely held and public corporations does not include the medical device-maker Medtronic or the drug maker Mylan, two corporations that moved their corporate domiciles out of the United States for tax purposes. Fortune has a policy of removing from the prestigious list companies that … [Read more...] about Fortune 500 List Excludes Corporations that Move from U.S.
Indianapolis-based medical device maker is recalling certain lots of its three millimeter-diameter Multi-Link Vision stent. Guidant Corp. has begun a voluntary, partial recall of a stent that won federal approval less than three months ago, the company disclosed Wednesday. The Indianapolis-based medical device maker is recalling … [Read more...] about Guidant Voluntarily Recalls Artery Stent
Medical-device maker Sulzer Orthopedics, facing 700 lawsuits over a hip-replacement part it recalled last year. Medical-device maker Sulzer Orthopedics, facing 700 lawsuits over a hip-replacement part it recalled last year, has been sued by a man who says his knee implant had the same defect. Leroy Harp of Tulsa, Okla., sued … [Read more...] about Texas Medical-Device Co. Faces Suit