Aalto's Faulty-Vial Suit Belongs In Fed. Court, Wheaton Says

Law360, Los Angeles (December 14, 2012, 9:38 PM EST) -- Biopharmaceutical supply company Wheaton Industries Inc. on Thursday asked a federal judge to transfer to California federal court Aalto Scientific Ltd.’s state court suit accusing Wheaton of selling Aalto defective medical vials and retaliating against it when Aalto complained.

In its October suit, Aalto accused Wheaton of breach of contract and warranty, negligence, fraud, restraint of trade, unfair competition and other violations after Aalto allegedly discovered that Wheaton had sold it nearly 700,000 medical vials that had larger, oval openings instead of the smaller, round openings...
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Case Information

Case Title

AALTO Scientific, LTD v. Wheaton Industries, Inc. et al

Case Number



California Southern

Nature of Suit

Contract Product Liability


John A. Houston

Date Filed

December 12, 2012

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