US drugmakers have been under increased pressure from the government, insurers and corporations over steep increases in the prices of generic drugs. Photograph:  Vladimir Nenov/Getty Images/iStockphoto

The antitrust division of the US department of justice has subpoenaed Mylan for information relating to the pricing and marketing of its generic doxyc(...)

Mylan, which first made a bid for Perrigo in April, went hostile in September, offering $75 in cash and 2.3 of its shares for each Perrigo share

Generic drug maker Mylan said on Friday that 40 per cent of Perrigo ’s shares were tendered in its $26 billion hostile takeover offer, falling short o(...)

Joe Papa chief executive nd president of Perrigo photographed in the former Elan offices in the Treasury Building, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

Mylan has said an Israeli district court has ruled against target Perrigo ’s attempt to block Mylan’s listing on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. A Tel Av(...)

Joe Papa CEO and President of Perrigo said shareholders are unlikely to accept a hostile $27.1 billion takeover bid from Mylan.  (Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / THE IRISH TIMES)

Perrigo chief executive officer Joseph Papa said shareholders are unlikely to accept a hostile $27.1 billion takeover bid from Mylan. Papa, who(...)

Joe Papa CEO and president of Perrigo which is battling to escape the attentiions of rival Mylan. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

Top executives of Dublin-based over-the-counter drug company Perrigo arrived in Israel today for meetings with investors as they seek to fend off a ho(...)

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Perrigo chief executive Joe Papa. The Irish Takeover Panel said on Tuesday that it had rejected Perrigo’s request to declare Mylan’s unsolicited tender offer lapsed. Photo: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The Irish Takeover Panel said on Tuesday that it had rejected Perrigo’s request to declare Mylan’s unsolicited tender offer lapsed. The offer from Myl(...)

Joe Papa, chief executive  and president of Perrigo. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / THE IRISH TIMES

Irish over-the-counter drug company Perrigo has filed a lawsuit against suitor Mylan in a Manhattan court. The legal action comes as Perrigo urged its(...)

Mylan first announced it wanted to buy Dublin-listed Perrigo in April. (Photograph: Travis Dove/The New York Times)

Dublin based pharma group Perrigo has rejected Mylan’s unsolicited $27 billion tender offer, saying it substantially undervalued the company and did (...)

Robert Coury, executive chairman of Mylan pharmaceutical company with Taoiseach Enda Kenny at  a Galway and Dublin jobs announcement in 2012. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Shareholders in over-the-counter drug specialists Perrigo receive their latest quarterly dividend today. It comes as they mull the formal offer for th(...)