Dentsply Must Face Rivals' Federal Antitrust Claims

Law360, New York (April 5, 2010, 3:41 PM EDT) -- A judge has adopted a magistrate judge's recommendations and ruled that federal antitrust claims should move forward — and state law claims should be dropped — in Univac Dental Co. and Lactona Corp.’s lawsuit accusing Dentsply International Inc. of engaging in anti-competitive practices in the dentures market.

Judge Christopher C. Conner of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania on Wednesday adopted the magistrate judge's report recommending that both the parties' cross-motions for summary judgment be granted in part and denied in part....
To view the full article, register now.