States Fight Mediation In Drug Pricing Suit

Law360, New York (July 31, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The attorneys general of five states have lashed out at a federal judge’s order requesting certain parties to resolve their differences through mediation in a massive antitrust class action alleging a slew of drug makers defrauded consumers by artificially inflating the prices of various prescription medications.

The attorneys general of Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Mississippi and South Carolina said in court documents filed Monday that they objected to U.S. District Judge Patti B. Saris’ July 24 decision ordering the parties involved in 19 cases in the wide-ranging...
To view the full article, register now.

Law360 UK

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Legal News & Analysis

Financial Services Law360 UK and Insurance Law360 UK provide breaking news and in-depth analysis on U.K. and European Union regulation, enforcement, legislation, and litigation involving banks, investment firms, insurers, and more.