After Loss, Drug Makers Move To Toss Separate Case

Law360, New York (June 26, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Rushing to respond to a court's ruling that three drug companies conspired to inflate average wholesale prices, defendants in the New York counties' case in the multidistrict litigation are urging Judge Patti Saris to dismiss the case.

The motions for dismissal of the New York claims flooded into the Massachusetts district court Friday from Chiron Corp., Eli Lilly & Co., Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc., Amgen Inc., Barr Laboratories Inc. and Ivax Corp., just a day after it decided that AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. and—to an extent—Schering-Plough Corp.'s...
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