Belgian Suit Nixed In Medical Supply Contract Dispute

Law360, New York (November 3, 2009, 7:36 PM EST) -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has found that Applied Medical Distribution Corp. is entitled to an injunction barring The Surgical Co. BV from pursuing a contract suit against it in a Belgian court, saying the issues in the case must be resolved in a related case in a U.S. court.

In a ruling Tuesday the appeals court reversed an order by Judge David Carter of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California that allowed Surgical's Belgian case to proceed....
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