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Roche Evades Cancer Study Stock-Drop Suit For Second Time

Law360 (April 3, 2019, 9:25 PM EDT) -- Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche Holding AG escaped, for the second time, a proposed class action accusing it and four executives of misleading investors about the results of a breast cancer study after a New Jersey federal judge dismissed the suit Wednesday.

U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson found that named plaintiff Thomas Biondolillo failed to present specific enough claims in his newly amended complaint that Roche made material misstatements about the results of its APHINITY Phase III study, which tested the effectiveness of combining two cancer medications with chemotherapy.

After dismissing Biondolillo's previous complaint in September for failure to state a...

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June 6, 2017

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