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  • Judge orders Abbott Labs to produce e-mails

     
    Dow Jones Newswires | A U.S. judge has ordered Abbott Laboratories (ABT) to hand over to federal prosecutors some its chief executive's email messages, as part of a federal probe into whether Abbott improperly marketed the anti-seizure drug Depakote for...
  • Abbott Labs announces 3-part debt offering

     
    Dow Jones Newswires | Abbott Laboratories, which recently has taken steps to buy big parts of Solvay Pharmaceuticals of Belgium and Piramal Healthcare of India, said Monday that it plans to sell a three-part benchmark-size offering of senior unsecured...
  • Similac formula recalled

     
    Hey mamas, if you're feeding your babies similac formula, read this. Abbott Laboratories is recalling millions of cases of its Similac powder formulas because they may contain bug parts....
  • UPDATE: Employees worried and resigned as Lake County braces for more than 1,000 layoffs at Abbott

     
    As Lake County officials brace for the loss of more than 1,000 jobs at Abbott Laboratories, workers trickling out of sites at the company's headquarters …...
  • Former Angels baseball player Doug DeCinces accused of insider trading, pays $2.5-million fine

     
    Former Angels baseball player Doug DeCinces has agreed to pay $2.5 million in penalties and interest to settle allegations that he used inside information to make more than $1.2 million in profits trading the stock of Santa Ana-based Advanced Medical........
  • Exclusive: Mylan near multibillion-dollar deal for Abbott drug assets - sources

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. generic drugmaker Mylan Inc is in advanced talks to acquire a multibillion-dollar portfolio of established products from Abbott Laboratories, people familiar with the matter said. The proposed transaction, which is in late-stage...
  • Abbott near multibillion-dollar deal to sell drug assets

    Abbott near multibillion-dollar deal to sell drug assets
    Abbott Laboratories is in advanced talks to sell its multibillion-dollar portfolio of generic drugs to Mylan Inc., according to a report from Reuters, citing people familiar with the matter. The proposed transaction, which is in late-stage discussions,...
  • Abbott Labs to build dairy farms in China

    Abbott Labs to build dairy farms in China
    Abbott Laboratories is getting into the dairy farming business. The Lake County medical products giant said Thursday it has partnered with New Zealand-based Fonterra Co-Operative Group Ltd. to develop up to five diary farms with more than 16,000 dairy...
  • Robert Depke, Lake County politician, dies at 84

     Robert Depke, Lake County politician, dies at 84
    Robert W. Depke, a major political player who twice served as chairman of the Lake County Board, was nicknamed "Bulldozer Bob" for his pro-development initiatives. But it was his role in the 1990s in helping to stop the closing and perhaps razing of...
  • Chronic pain statistic called exaggerated, misleading

    MILWAUKEE When faced with intense criticism for her agency's approval of the powerful narcotic painkiller Zohydro, U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Margaret Hamburg turned to a sobering statistic:100 million Americans are suffering from...
  • AbbVie takes fight for Irish drugmaker to shareholders

    AbbVie takes fight for Irish drugmaker to shareholders
    AbbVie Inc. on Wednesday took its fight for control of the Irish drugmaker Shire Plc directly to shareholders, calling for immediate talks for a transaction it views as "highly executable." The North Chicago-based pharmaceutical firm, know for its...
  • Durbin bill would close tax loopholes for corporations sending jobs overseas

    Durbin bill would close tax loopholes for corporations sending jobs overseas
    With two Illinois companies making headlines this year for considering a move to more tax-friendly countries in Europe, Sen. Richard Durbin said Monday he will introduce legislation this week that would close tax loopholes for corporations that take...