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The wrong time frame
Medtronic unit agrees to consent decree with FDA
In September, Medtronic announced plans to eliminate about 200 jobs in the Physio-Control unit.
This statement is not correct, and has our employees concerned. Is it possible to print a correction? It refers to actions taken in the past, not planned for the future.
Yes. We subsequently issued a correction making clear that the layoffs took place in March 2007, and were not announced in September 2007. GBU Editor