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Perrigo's Papa: Bridge Over Valeant's Troubled Waters Or Shark Bait?

Executive Summary

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. hired Perrigo Co. PLC's Chairman and Chief Executive Joseph Papa to replace CEO Michael Pearson, but will Papa bridge the gaps between Valeant and its shareholders, debtors and the politicians who are demanding information about the company's drug pricing policies? Or, like Pearson, will he be bitten by the sharks in Valeant's troubled waters?

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