Boston Scientific, St. Jude End Data Poaching Dispute
By Stewart Bishop
Law360, New York (July 13, 2012, 4:56 PM ET) -- A Minnesota federal judge on Friday dismissed a suit brought by Boston Scientific Corp. accusing rival St. Jude Medical SC Inc. and a former employee of poaching data related to the sale of cardiac devices after the parties reached a confidential settlement.
U.S. District Judge Donovan W. Frank ordered the dismissal of the case with prejudice, without any party bearing costs or fees, according to the order. He said the court will retain jurisdiction over the matter for a period of one year and any problems...