Stockholders aim to block Stryker, Orthovita merger

June 2011
Medical Device Daily;6/2/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 106, p3
The article reports on the plan of Orthovita stockholders to stop the 316 million U.S. dollars merger of the company with Stryker, which according to a lawsuit filed by the shareholders breaches the fiduciary duty of Orthovita.


Related Articles

  • Orthovita, Inc. Agrees To Be Acquired by Stryker Corp for $3.85 Per Share in Cash.  // Biomedical Market Newsletter;5/17/2011, p812 

    The article reports on the merger agreement entered by Orthovita Inc. with Stryker Corp., wherein the latter will acquire all common stocks of Orthovita for 3.85 per share. It states that Orthovita Board of Directors consider the mergers to be at best interests of the company and its...

  • Styker completes $316M acquisition of Orthovita.  // Medical Device Daily;6/30/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 121, p2 

    The article announces the acquisition of Orthovita based in Pennsylvania by Michigan-based orthopedic device-maker Stryker.

  • UPDATE: Stryker Acquires Orthovita. Cody, Tamika // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/23/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 21, p23 

    The article deals with the acquisition of the common stocks owned by U.S. orthobiologics platform developer Orthovita by medical equipment and device developer Stryker Corp. in May 2011.

  • Stryker Declares a USD 0.38 per Share Quarterly Dividend.  // Medical Buyer;12/30/2015, p1 

    The article reports on the quarterly dividend declared by medical technologies firm Stryker Corp. in the U.S. for its stakeholders on record at the close of the business on December 31, 2015.

  • Stryker Continues Spending Spree With Purchase of Orthovita.  // Medical Product Outsourcing;Jun2011, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p16 

    The article reports on the acquisition of orthobiological developer Orthovita Inc. by orthopedic devices manufacturer, Stryker Corp. It mentions that the acquisition will help Stryker compete in the orthopedic industry in the U.S. and boost diversity in its product base. Furthermore, Stephen P....

  • AAOS notebook.  // Medical Device Daily;3/7/2008, Vol. 12 Issue 46, p4 

    The article announces the launch of medical devices, including the Triathlon PKR partial knee resurfacing system from Stryker Orthopaedics, the Game Ready injury treatment system from CoolSystems and the Vitoss bioactive foam from Orthovita.

  • Stryker reports that it will acquire Orthovita for $316M. FORD, OMAR // Medical Device Daily;5/17/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 95, p1 

    The article reports on the acquisition of Orthovita by Stryker. Located in Kalamazoo, Michigan, Stryker, a provider of orthopedic services, plans to merge with Orthovita, in order for it to expand its orthobiological supplies and become more competitive in the field of Spine, Orthopedics, and...

  • Stryker Purchases Orthovita.  // Orthopedic Design & Technology;May/Jun2011, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p12 

    The article reports on the move of Stryker Corp. to acquire the orthobiological developer Orthovita Inc. for 316 million dollars. According to the analysts, the acquisition will help the company compete against its largest rivals and diversify its product base. Stephen P. MacMillan, president of...

  • ORTHOVITA GETS NANO-PARTICLE STRUCTURED TECHNOLOGY PATENT.  // Worldwide Biotech;Mar2002, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p6 

    Reports on the patent received by Orthovita Inc. on its nano-structured technology


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics