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Theranos Hires Compliance, Regulatory Executives
Wall Street Journal : July 21, 2016, 8:36 am
Theranos hired two executives and formed a new board committee focused on quality and regulatory control, as the blood-testing startup contends with heavy regulatory sanctions and a criminal probe.
U.S. Regulators Sue to Block Two Health-Insurance Megamergers
Wall Street Journal : July 21, 2016, 6:11 am
U.S. antitrust enforcers filed lawsuits challenging Anthem’s proposed acquisition of Cigna and Aetna’s planned combination with Humana on antitrust concerns.
FAA Review Finds Allegiant Air Has 'Minor' Deficiencies
Wall Street Journal : July 21, 2016, 1:39 am
Budget carrier Allegiant Air said an FAA audit of its operations, maintenance and compliance with regulations found “minor” or “non-systemic” issues, though none were serious enough to warrant enforcement actions.
Biogen Announces CEO Search, Lifts Guidance
Wall Street Journal : July 21, 2016, 1:13 am
Biogen said Chief Executive George Scangos is stepping down, news that came as the biopharmaceutical company provided an upbeat earnings outlook and unveiled a $5 billion share buyback.
Abbott Labs Profit Tops Views
Wall Street Journal : July 20, 2016, 12:06 pm
Abbott Laboratories Inc., in the middle of its tie-up with St. Jude Medical Inc., said Wednesday that earnings declined 22% from a year earlier amid higher expenses.