Carter Holland

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Optum Services Accused of Violating the Family and Medical Leave Act

Optum Services, Inc. is facing a discrimination lawsuit from a former employee after allegedly violating the Family and Medical Leave Act. Plaintiff Tasahia Bey alleged that the company wrongly terminated her employment when she was...

Varian Acquired by Siemens Healthineers for $16 Billion

On Sunday, Siemens Healthineers, a medical technology affiliate of Siemens AG, agreed to purchase California-based cancer therapy company Varian Medical Systems for $16.4 billion in an all-cash transaction. As part of the arrangement, Siemens Healthineers...

Teladoc to Buy Livongo for $18.5b

Teladoc Health, an industry leader in telehealth, announced on Wednesday that it will acquire Livongo Health for $18.5 billion. The merger will combine Teledoc’s expertise in virtual healthcare with Livongo’s specialty in chronic condition management....

DOJ Sues to Block Geisinger Health’s Partial Acquisition of Evangelical Community Hospital

On August 5, the Department of Justice filed an antitrust lawsuit against Geisinger Health in an attempt to block its partial acquisition of Evangelical Community Hospital. The two healthcare providers are “the largest health system...

Indivior will Pay $600 Million to Resolve Suboxone Charges

Invidior PLC announced on July 24 it will pay $600 million to resolve allegations that its subsidiary, Invidior Solutions, Inc., made false statements about Suboxone Film, a treatment for opioid dependence. As part of an...

Appeals Court Rules Amazon Can Be Held Liable for Products Sold on Marketplace

The California State Court of Appeals ruled on Thursday that Amazon can be held liable for faulty products sold on its marketplace. This decision stems from a case in which Angela Bolger received third-degree burns...