Foley Settles Malpractice Suit Over Vaxiion Patent

Law360, New York (June 18, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Foley & Lardner LLP has settled a negligence and breach of contract suit brought by vaccine maker Vaxiion Therapeutics Inc., which alleged the firm missed the filing deadline for a patent application.

Foley and Vaxiion filed a joint motion to dismiss the suit on Tuesday, saying they had reached a confidential settlement, and Judge Irma Gonzalez of the U.S. District Court for Southern California granted the motion Wednesday.

According to the motion, Vaxiion and Foley reached a tentative settlement in May and finalized it on June...
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