Omnicare, Fla. Nursing Homes Settle Faulty Billing Suit

Law360, New York (July 23, 2013, 6:00 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Monday dismissed a $1.7 million suit launched by seven nursing homes alleging pharmacy giant Omnicare Inc. billed them for phantom goods and services and violated contract terms by giving better prices to competitors, saying the parties reached a settlement.

U.S. District Judge Anne C. Conway dismissed the suit and denied all pending motions as moot after the nursing home plaintiffs informed the court that they had reached an agreement to settle all claims in the dispute during a June 28 mediation,...
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