Abbott Sues 57 Wholesalers For Reimporting Diabetic Test Strips, Pocketing Profits

Mealey's (October 12, 2015, 12:07 PM EDT) -- BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Abbott Laboratories on Oct. 9 sued 57 wholesalers that it says are reimporting FreeStyle diabetic test strips at low foreign market prices, reselling them at U.S. market prices and pocketing the difference (Abbott Laboratories, et al. v. Adelphia Supply USA, et al., No. 15-5826, E.D. N.Y.).

(Abbott complaint available. Document #28-151015-012C.)

In the complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, Abbott brings claims of trademark infringement and trademark dilution, importation of goods bearing infringing marks, fraud...
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