Depakote TPP RICO Suit Dismissed Without Prejudice
(July 12, 2016, 9:56 AM EDT) -- CHICAGO — An Illinois federal judge on June 29 dismissed without prejudice a Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act class action brought by two third-party payers against Abbott Laboratories and spinoff AbbVie Inc. for their alleged surreptitious off-label promotion of Depakote (Sidney Hillman Health Center of Rochester, et al. v. Abbott Laboratories, et al., No. 13-5865, N.D. Ill., Eastern Div.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 84662).
(Opinion available. Document #28-160714-010Z.)
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