SAN DIEGO - A California biomedical company on June 6 filed in the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals its notice of appeal of a federal judge's decision confirming an international arbitration award issued in favor of a Japanese entity and denying its cross-petition to vacate the award (MediVas LLC, et al. v. Marubeni Corp., et al., No. 10-CV-1001, S.D. Calif.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 77698).