Abbott Appeals $29.2M C&D Pregnancy Test Verdict

Law360, New York (July 30, 2009, 12:27 PM EDT) -- Abbott Laboratories has launched an appeal of the $29.2 million infringement verdict awarded to Church & Dwight Co. in a massive battle between the two over home pregnancy test patents.

Abbott filed the appeal Wednesday with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, seeking to overturn 10 judicial orders from the lawsuit, including the $29 million infringement verdict.

Attorneys for Abbott and C&D could not immediately be reached for comment.

On July 8, the judge shot down a motion by C&D to recover attorneys’...
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