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Wall Street Bonuses Are Expected to Sink for 3rd Straight Year

Wall Street Bonuses Are Expected to Sink for 3rd Straight Year

Outside the New York Stock Exchange. Merger and acquisition talks have been active, but advisers aren’t paid until a deal is done.

2016 Was a Year for Undoing Major Deals

Big takeovers by the likes of the pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, the Oreos maker Mondelez and the office supply retailer Staples were all consigned to the scrap heap.

Breakingviews: Allergan’s Deal for Fat-Freezing Treatment Shows Spending for Growth

A $2.5 billion purchase of Zeltiq is the drugmaker’s latest bet on growth as it braces for increased competition.

Street Scene: In Valeant Stake, Still Unresolved Questions for Activist Investor

The billionaire investor William A. Ackman knew about Valeant’s hostile bid for Allergan and profited from it, raising questions that could come back to haunt him.
Hedge Fund Titan’s Surefire Bet Turns Into a $4 Billion Loss

Hedge Fund Titan’s Surefire Bet Turns Into a $4 Billion Loss

William A. Ackman in 2015. Last week, he and his investors in funds run by Pershing Square Capital Management swallowed a $4 billion loss on Valeant Pharmaceuticals International.

How a Big Wager on Valeant Played Out

A recap of the major events during Pershing’s association with Valeant.
A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

After learning she had breast cancer, Raylene Hollrah of Hermann, Mo., had a double mastectomy. But then cancer struck again — caused by the implants used to rebuild her chest.
A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

After learning she had breast cancer, Raylene Hollrah of Hermann, Mo., had a double mastectomy. But then cancer struck again — caused by the implants used to rebuild her chest.
A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

After learning she had breast cancer, Raylene Hollrah of Hermann, Mo., had a double mastectomy. But then cancer struck again — caused by the implants used to rebuild her chest.
A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

A Shocking Diagnosis: Breast Implants ‘Gave Me Cancer’

After learning she had breast cancer, Raylene Hollrah of Hermann, Mo., had a double mastectomy. But then cancer struck again — caused by the implants used to rebuild her chest.
Entrepreneurship: Fat Freezing Helps Doctors Enhance Physiques, and Their Revenue

Entrepreneurship: Fat Freezing Helps Doctors Enhance Physiques, and Their Revenue

Sarah Wallace, lead aesthetician at Revive Medical Spa, sets up a CoolSculpting machine for a client on Friday, July 7 2017, in Fayetteville, Ark. CoolSculpting is a nonsurgical, fat-reduction
Entrepreneurship: Fat Freezing Helps Doctors Enhance Physiques, and Their Revenue

Entrepreneurship: Fat Freezing Helps Doctors Enhance Physiques, and Their Revenue

Sarah Wallace, lead aesthetician at Revive Medical Spa, sets up a CoolSculpting machine for a client on Friday, July 7 2017, in Fayetteville, Ark. CoolSculpting is a nonsurgical, fat-reduction
Entrepreneurship: Fat Freezing Helps Doctors Enhance Physiques, and Their Revenue

Entrepreneurship: Fat Freezing Helps Doctors Enhance Physiques, and Their Revenue

Sarah Wallace, lead aesthetician at Revive Medical Spa, sets up a CoolSculpting machine for a client on Friday, July 7 2017, in Fayetteville, Ark. CoolSculpting is a nonsurgical, fat-reduction
How to Protect a Drug Patent? Give it to a Native American Tribe

How to Protect a Drug Patent? Give it to a Native American Tribe

Dale White, general counsel of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe. For the Mohawk tribe, the deal with Allergan offers promise of a new revenue stream that could allow the tribe to diversify its income.
How to Protect a Drug Patent? Sell it to a Native American Tribe

How to Protect a Drug Patent? Sell it to a Native American Tribe

Dale White, general counsel of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe. For the Mohawk tribe, the deal with Allergan offers promise of a new revenue stream that could allow the tribe to diversify its income.
How to Protect a Drug Patent? Give it to a Native American Tribe

How to Protect a Drug Patent? Give it to a Native American Tribe

Dale White, general counsel of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe. For the Mohawk tribe, the deal with Allergan offers promise of a new revenue stream that could allow the tribe to diversify its income.
How to Protect a Drug Patent? Give it to a Native American Tribe

How to Protect a Drug Patent? Give it to a Native American Tribe

Dale White, general counsel of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe. For the Mohawk tribe, the deal with Allergan offers promise of a new revenue stream that could allow the tribe to diversify its income.
Patents for Restasis Are Invalidated, Opening Door to Generics

Patents for Restasis Are Invalidated, Opening Door to Generics

Four patents for the dry-eye treatment Restasis were invalidated by a federal judge on Monday. Allergan, the drug’s manufacturer, had sought to protect the patents by transferring them to a Native
Patents for Restasis Are Invalidated, Opening Door to Generics

Patents for Restasis Are Invalidated, Opening Door to Generics

Four patents for the dry-eye treatment Restasis were invalidated by a federal judge on Monday. Allergan, the drug’s manufacturer, had sought to protect the patents by transferring them to a Native
Patents for Restasis Are Invalidated, Opening Door to Generics

Patents for Restasis Are Invalidated, Opening Door to Generics

Four patents for the dry-eye treatment Restasis were invalidated by a federal judge on Monday. Allergan, the drug’s manufacturer, had sought to protect the patents by transferring them to a Native