Dentsply To Challenge $44M Verdict In Contract Case

Law360, New York (October 12, 2009, 7:26 PM EDT) -- Dental products maker Dentsply International Inc. said Monday that it would pursue all available options to challenge the $44 million verdict it was hit with Friday in a case brought by Guidance Endodontics LLC, which accused Dentsply and a subsidiary of reneging on a contract to supply Guidance with endodontic products in a bid to eliminate it as a competitor.

A jury in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico said Friday that Dentsply should pay Albuquerque-based Guidance $4 million in compensatory damages...
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