Judge Certifies Limited Class In Flonase Antitrust Action

Law360, New York (June 19, 2012, 6:07 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge certified a limited class of indirect purchasers of Flonase in five states on Monday as part of a suit accusing GlaxoSmithKline PLC of improperly blocking rivals from bringing generic versions of the nasal spray to market.

The ruling by U.S. District Judge Anita Brody strikes a blow to GSK — which is accused of filing multiple “citizen petitions” with the FDA right before the company’s exclusive marketing rights for Flonase and its equivalents were due to expire in May 2004 — while...
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