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Law Firm Investigating Acquisition of The Lubrizol Corporation

According to Business Wire, Bull & Lifshitz, LLP recently announced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty in connection with the proposed acquisition of The Lubrizol Corporation by
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Novartis Gets EU Approval for Oral MS Drug

Swiss drug maker Novartis AG says it has received European Union approval to sell its oral multiple sclerosis medication Gilenya in the 27-nation bloc, according to the Associated Press. The
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J&J Cut CEO''s Pay Nine Percent Amid 2010 Recalls

According to the Associated Press, health care giant Johnson & Johnson lowered Chief Executive William Weldon''s total compensation by 9 percent in 2010, after two years of revenue declines and
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Eli Lilly Plans to Buy Animal Health Business

According to the Associated Press, Eli Lilly and Co. plans to buy the animal health business of Janssen Pharmaceutical NV in a deal that would give Lilly''s Elanco division about
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U.S. Regulators and Johnson & Johnson Unit Reach Plant Oversight Deal

According to The New York Times, federal regulators reached an agreement with a unit of Johnson & Johnson that would impose greater federal oversight at three manufacturing plants responsible for
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FDA Approves First New Drug for Lupus in 56 Years

According to the Associated Press, the Food and Drug Administration approved the first new drug to treat lupus in over 50 years, a milestone that medical experts say could prompt
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Senate Bill Aims to Combat Pharmaceutical Theft

Law enforcement officials would have more leeway to pursue and punish criminals who steal prescription pharmaceuticals under a proposal introduced by Senate lawmakers, according to the Associated Press. A bill
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Japan Halts Pfizer, Sanofi-Aventis Vaccines after Deaths of Four Children

The Associated Press reports that Japan has temporarily stopped using vaccines from U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc. and Sanofi-Aventis SA of France while it investigates the deaths of four children who
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J&J Recalls Surgical Sutures Due to Risk of Contamination

Johnson & Johnson has recalled several lots of surgical sutures in the United Kingdom because of a risk they are unsterile, according to the Associated Press. The recall began in
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Pfizer Completes Buyout of King Pharmaceuticals

Pfizer Inc., the world''s largest drugmaker, has completed its acquisition of King Pharmaceuticals Inc. for $3.6 billion, according to the Associated Press. In January, Pfizer completed the tender offer for
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