Everett, Breckenridge Reach Deal In Vitamin Suits

Law360, New York (July 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Everett Laboratories Inc. has resolved two lawsuits it brought against Breckenridge Pharmaceutical Inc. for allegedly infringing patents covering brand-name multivitamins Vitafol-OB and Strovite Advance, as well as violating state and federal competition laws.

The West Orange, N.J.-based company said Monday it had reached an agreement with Boca Raton, Fla.-based Breckenridge to settle the infringement actions filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey that sought to stop Breckenridge from selling generic versions of the vitamins.

Under the deal, Breckenridge has acknowledged that...
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