Here are this week’s stories:
- Medtronic: Medtronic reported that it paid $15.7 million to U.S. doctors in the first 3 months of 2010. Payments were for consulting fees and royalties. This report comes well before the new law requiring disclosure beginning in 2013. See Medtronic’s searchable database of payments.
- Digitek: A request for class certification was recently denied in the Digitek MDL. The MassTortDefense Blog has an update.