Rite Aid, CVS Hit Cephalon With New Provigil Suit

Law360, New York (August 21, 2009, 12:43 PM EDT) -- Pharmacy chains including Rite Aid Corp. and CVS Caremark Corp. have waded into the antitrust litigation against Cephalon Inc., filing a complaint over the pharmaceutical company's alleged conspiracy with generics makers to keep narcolepsy drug Provigil off the market.

Rite Aid, Rite Aid Headquarters Corp., JCG USA LLC, Eckerd Corp., Maxi Drug Inc. and CVS Caremark filed their complaint Aug. 20 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, adding to the suits against Cephalon, Barr Pharmaceuticals Inc., Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Teva...
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