Quest Can't Dodge Calif. Law Claims In Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (February 7, 2014, 6:16 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Thursday tossed the competition claims from a suit accusing Quest Diagnostics Inc. of offering insurers unlawful incentives to reject its rivals, but he let the case proceed in a narrower form, leaving intact allegations that Quest engaged in predatory pricing.

U.S. District Judge William H. Orrick III stopped short of throwing out the entire suit by denying Quest’s follow-up attempt to nix accusations that it violated California's Unfair Practices Act, pointing out how he’d rejected the company’s last bid to dismiss...
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