NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Boston Scientific Corp. ("Boston Scientific" or the "Company") (NYSE: BSX). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Boston Scientific and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
On February 23, 2017, pre-market, Boston Scientific announced a voluntary recall of its range of Lotus Valve heart devices, citing reports of the premature release of a pin that connects the heart valve device to the delivery system. Boston Scientific stated that it believes the problem to be caused by "excess tension in the pin mechanism introduced during the manufacturing process" and expects to bring the products back to market in Europe and elsewhere in the fourth quarter of 2017.
On this news, Boston Scientific's share price has fallen as much as $1.87, or 7.43%, during intraday trading on February 23, 2017.
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Robert S. Willoughby
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