AbbVie, Eli Lilly Beat Insurer's RICO Suit in Testosterone MDL
Law360 (February 15, 2019, 9:38 PM EST) -- An Illinois federal judge entered judgment in favor of AbbVie and other makers of testosterone replacement drugs in a Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act suit brought by an insurer on Thursday, saying there was no evidence the insurer was misled by the companies.
U.S. District Judge Matthew Kennelly granted the pharmaceutical companies’ motions for summary judgment in Medical Mutual of Ohio’s suit after finding the insurer hadn’t shown it was deceived by false information AbbVie Inc., Eli Lilly and Co., Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc., Actavis Inc. and Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc. disseminated about the safety and efficacy of their testosterone products....
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