Ingredient Maker Escapes Liability In Drug Recall Suit

Law360, New York (April 19, 2013, 3:27 PM EDT) -- NuSil Technology LLC on Thursday escaped Guardian Drug Co.'s bid for partial indemnity in Prestige Brands Inc.'s suit over Guardian's alleged contract breach for failing to cover losses stemming from several drug recalls, after a New York federal judge ruled that NuSil had no responsibility to indemnify Guardian.

According to U.S. District Judge Vincent L. Briccetti, silicone compound maker NuSil can't be held responsible for any of over-the-counter drug distributor Prestige’s claims against Guardian — a drug manufacturer — related to a recall of pediatric gas...
To view the full article, register now.




Case Information

Case Title

Prestige Brands, Inc. et al v. Guardian Drug Company

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Vincent L. Briccetti

Date Filed

October 18, 2012

Law Firms


UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.