Kimberly-Clark Indemnity Suit Halted As Halyard's Proceeds

Law360, Wilmington (September 12, 2017, 8:55 PM EDT) -- Health and hygiene products company Kimberly-Clark Corp. saw its indemnification suit against Halyard Health Inc. paused Tuesday in Delaware Chancery Court, which decided that a similar case Halyard brought in California should be resolved first.

During a hearing in Wilmington, Chancellor Andre G. Bouchard said that since Kimberly-Clark’s Delaware suit and Halyard’s California suit deal with the same issues and the same parties, the Halyard suit should go forward first since it was the first filed of the two actions.

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