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350 F.3d 1181 *; 2003 U.S. App. LEXIS 23286 **; 2003-2 Trade Cas. (CCH) P74,222; 57 Fed. R. Serv. 3d (Callaghan) 997; 17 Fla. L. Weekly Fed. C 45
VALLEY DRUG COMPANY, LOUISIANA WHOLESALE DRUG CO., INC., Plaintiffs-Appellees, SHERMAN ACT CLASS PLAINTIFFS, Consolidated-Plaintiff-Appellee, WALGREEN CO., INC., DRUG MART PHARMACY CORP., et al., Plaintiffs, HY-VEE, INC., from 99cv1938, STOP & SHOP SUPERMARKET CO., from 99cv1938 et al., Consolidated-Plaintiffs, versus GENEVA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. Defendant-Appellants, ABBOT LABORATORIES, Defendant-Consolidated-Defendant-Appellant.
Subsequent History: Rehearing, en banc, denied by Valley Drug Co. v. Abbott Labs., 92 Fed. Appx. 783, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 6176 (2004)
Class certification granted by, in part, Class certification denied by, in part In re Terazosin Hydrochloride Antitrust Litig., 220 F.R.D. 672, 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6176 (S.D. Fla., 2004)
Prior History: [**1] Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. D.C. Docket No. 99-01317 MD-PAS.
Valley Drug Co. v. Geneva Pharms., 344 F.3d 1294, 2003 U.S. App. LEXIS 19069 (11th Cir. Fla., 2003)
Disposition: Vacated and remanded.
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