Brown Rudnick Advises Edwards Lifesciences on Financing of and Option to Acquire CardioKinetix
PUBLISHED ON: 12/12/2014
Brown Rudnick represented Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE: EW) in connection with Edwards' participation as lead investor in a $50 million financing of CardioKinetix, Inc., a venture-backed medical device company pioneering a catheter-based treatment for heart failure. The deal included the grant to Edwards of an option to acquire CardioKinetix based on future regulatory milestones. The Brown Rudnick team representing Edwards was led by partners Rob Funsten and Katy Gardner and included associate Steve Cheng. Support for the transactions was provided by Brown Rudnick partner Vince Guglielmotti (tax).
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