Justices Won’t Tackle Jurisdiction Question In Lipitor Case

An antitrust lawsuit by a group of California pharmacies targeting a settlement between Pfizer Inc. and Ranbaxy Inc. over the anti-cholesterol drug Lipitor hit the end of the road Tuesday, with the U.S. Supreme Court declining to take up the pharmacies’ argument that their suit was improperly removed to federal court and then dismissed.

‘Vogue’ Producer Must Cover WB For IP Suit, 2nd Circ. Told

WB Music Corp. has urged the Second Circuit to affirm a lower court’s decision to toss producer Shep Pettibone’s breach of contract suit alleging that the music company owed him more than $500,000 in royalties it withheld to cover copyright litigation over Madonna’s “Vogue,” saying their underlying contract plainly requires him to indemnify the music …

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