Medtronic Breach Claims Not Time-Barred, DuPont Says

Law360, Wilmington (September 18, 2013, 11:00 PM EDT) -- DuPont Co. argued Wednesday that its breach of contract claims against Medtronic Vascular Inc. are still timely, telling Delaware's Supreme Court that a lower court's ruling that they were time-barred erroneously applied the standards for summary judgment and statute of limitations.

Filed in 2010, the suit traces back to the period between 1999 and 2003 when the companies teamed to produce balloon catheter stent systems used in coronary angioplasty under an agreement where Medtronic sold the devices and provided royalty payments for the use DuPont-developed materials...
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