Thoughts on lawyers, dealmaking, M&A and other quirks of corporate life.
Saturday, October 07, 2006
Fortune on the Guidant Deal
Good in-depth report in Fortune on the Guidant - BSX deal. It's a good thing the medical devices industry offers the potential for companies to experience "bursty" growth, as BSX has got a long road back from what is being described as the "biggest M&S blunder since AOL/Time Warner." J&J's recent lawsuit now looks more like the pouring of salt on BSX's wounds than anything else.