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Drugmakers Fight FTC Bid For Privileged Antitrust Risk Docs

Law360, New York (August 11, 2015, 8:36 PM EDT) -- AbbVie Products LLC and other drugmakers being sued by the Federal Trade Commission and private plaintiffs over patent pay-for-delay settlements for testosterone drug AndroGel have told a Georgia federal court to reject a bid that would force them to turn over details of their settlement negotiations.

The companies filed an opposition to a July motion by the FTC and others that had asked the court to force AbbVie and fellow defendants Actavis Inc., Par Pharmaceutical Cos. Inc. and Paddock Laboratories Inc. to produce the documents and allow witnesses to be questioned about settlement discussions conducted by the companies’ lawyers in 2006....

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Georgia Northern

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October 5, 2009

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