Medical Device Maker Merger Battle Moves To Court

Law360, New York (June 11, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a bid to save its merger agreement with Endocare Inc., medical device maker Galil Medical Ltd. has filed a lawsuit to block Endocare from combining with another company, Healthtronics Inc., in a battle that has also sparked a war of words between commissioners at the Federal Trade Commission.

On June 8, Endocare announced that it had terminated its merger agreement with Galil, and instead entered into a merger agreement with urology company HealthTronics, saying its original deal with Galil could not be completed because of...
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