Prosthetics Maker Can't Dodge Antitrust Claims

Law360, New York (March 29, 2011, 8:02 PM EDT) -- Prosthetics maker The Ohio Willow Wood Co. Inc. failed Tuesday in its bid to dismiss an Ohio suit accusing it of using fraudulently obtained patents to force competitors into unreasonable licensing deals and stifling the market for gel liners used with prosthetic devices.

Judge Edmund A. Sargus Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio rejected OWW and co-defendant Bruce Kania's motions to dismiss Alps South LLC's suit, which accuses the defendants of carrying out a scheme to impede competition in the...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Alps South LLC v. The Ohio Willow Wood Company et al


Case Number

2:09-cv-01027

Court

Ohio Southern

Nature of Suit

Anti-Trust

Judge

Algenon L. Marbley

Date Filed

November 13, 2009

Law Firms

Companies

Government Agencies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.