Decon Labs Settles Antitrust Suit Against UK Rival

Law360, New York (January 6, 2010, 1:18 PM EST) -- Brotherly love, perhaps, has led disinfectant supplier Decon Labs Inc. and unrelated U.K.-based Decon Labs Ltd. — whose CEOs are siblings — to settle a battle in which the British company was accused of blocking its rival from entering the global market.

Judge Harvey Bartle dismissed the antitrust suit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on Tuesday, following word that Peter J. Taylor, CEO of Decon Laboratories Inc., agreed to drop claims against his brother Robert N. Taylor, who heads Decon...
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