This excerpt taken from the MDT 8-K filed Jan 18, 2008.
F.A.D.) procedure to assist in diagnosing the source of low back pain. The Company markets its products through sales representatives in North America and through a combination of sales representatives, distributors and agents in its international markets. The Company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, and has subsidiaries in many countries in Europe, as well as in Canada, Japan, Australia and South Africa.
On July 26, 2007, the Company entered into a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger (the Merger Agreement) with Medtronic, Inc., a Minnesota corporation (Medtronic), and Jets Acquisition Corporation, a Delaware corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of Medtronic (Merger Sub). On November 2, 2007, pursuant to the Merger Agreement Medtronic acquired all of the outstanding shares of the Company for $71.00 per share in cash and Merger Sub was merged with and into the Company, with the Company continuing as the surviving corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of Medtronic. At the time of filing of this Form 10-Q, Medtronic, through its affiliates, is the sole shareholder of the Company (see Note 2).