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This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

U.S. Department of Justice initiates inquiry relating to events leading up to the firm's Oct. 5 voluntary recall of its NIR ON Ranger with SOX coronary stent delivery system ("The Gray Sheet" Oct. 12, p. 28). The company "is not aware that [DoJ] is doing anything more than gathering information," Boston states, adding "we do not understand [DoJ's] interest in this matter." Separately, Boston is the subject of a recent class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for Massachusetts filed by the law firm of Berger & Montague relating to improperly recorded revenues for Japan ("The Gray Sheet" Nov. 9, p. 5)

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