Plaintiffs Accuse Novartis Of Violating Court Order

Law360 (July 23, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The plaintiffs steering committee of the Arendia and Zometa litigation have asked a judge to sanction Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. for allegedly failing to obey a court order to provide discovery in the case.

In a motion filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, the steering committee asked a judge for attorney's fees connected with the motion and an order to compel discovery that “has already been ordered by this court.”

“It was Novartis's burden to comply with this court's order...
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