Innophos Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
...imed in the arbitration that OCP's pricing actions breached
the supply agreement between the parties and damag...rclaims asserting Innophos' Mexican subsidiary had breached
the phosphate rock exclusivity provision in the agreement by purchasing MGA for processing, breached
an implied minimum purchase obligation, and improp...
A 'super sensor' for cancer and CSIs
.... The organic food market is calling for more rigorous testing and regulations to ensure spraying doesn't occur on some farms, and that limits are not breached
Commercial applications of Prof. Rishpon's basic research are already underway in many areas of diagnostics, but clearly there are more...
Intelident Solutions Reaffirms Proposal to Acquire Zila
Zila's Directors have breached
their fiduciary duties to Zila's shareholders by e...traight regarding its Superior Proposal
the Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing by ref...to consider superior offers, Zila's Directors have breached
their fiduciary duties to Zila's stockholders."
Discus Dental Files Suit to Protect BriteSmile(R) Trademark
...te, mouthrinse, and teeth-whitening pens that it offers over the internet and on the QVC home-shopping network.
The lawsuit alleges that BSML has breached
the license agreement and violated Discus trademark rights by harming the goodwill, reputation, and value of its BriteSmile(R) trademark based on vari...
New insights into how brain responds to viral infection
...ver article in the April 2009 issue of The FASEB Journal (http://www.fasebj.org).
In the course of trying to contain and neutralize a virus that has breached
the protective barrier of the central nervous system, immune mediators secreted by astrocytes may injure other cells and tissues in the vicinity and c...
Patients Gain Protections in Health Information Technology Law
...g particularly sensitive patient records (such as mental health records)
Provide a notice to the patient when privacy is breached
Examine technologies to help patients track how their records have been disclosed
Par Pharmaceutical Announces Outcome of the Litigation With Pentech Pharmaceuticals
..., Pentech filed an action against the Company in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. This action alleged that Par breached
its contract with Pentech relating to the supply and marketing of paroxetine (Paxil(R)).
Par and its counsel received the court's decision yester...
Detroit Area Hospitals Seek $75 Million from United American HealthCare Arising out of its Management of the Liquidated OmniCare HMO
...merican Healthcare breached
its management agreement with OmniCare and mismanaged OmniCare, and that
certain officers and directors of United American breached
duties to OmniCare. In the late 1990s, the State of Michigan filed a petition
against OmniCare, putting OmniCare into supervision, th...
Detroit Area Hospitals Sue To Recover Medicaid Funds
...r to avoid paying creditors.
In the suit, the hospitals allege that a management agreement between
OmniCare and United American Healthcare was breached
as a result of United
American Healthcare's mismanagement of OmniCare. In the late 1990's, the
State of Michigan filed a petition against OmniCare, p...
MedQuist Announces Resolution of the DOJ Investigation and Dismissal of Shareholder Lawsuits
...ommon stock. The complaint alleged that defendants breached
their fiduciary duties of good faith, fair dealing...leged that MedQuist's current and former directors breached
their fiduciary duties of good faith, fair dealing...er majority shareholder, Philips, and that Philips breached
its fiduciary duties by accepting CBaySystems Hold...
breached in Biological News
Blood-brain barrier breached by new therapeutic strategy
A major obstacle in the treatment of infections and other diseases of the brain is the blood-brain barrier, which prevents systemically delivered therapeutic drugs from reaching the brain. Grantees of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Hea...
Will Europe at last unite to combat thousands of alien invaders?
... This release is available in German .
Europe's borders have been breached
by thousands of plants and animal species from other parts of the world: from the American mink to the New Zealand flatworm. The invaders feed on, hyb...
Scientists can predict nano drug outcome
The investigators used contrast agents encapsulated in tiny fat bubbles called liposomes to determine if breast tumors in rodents could be breached
by liposomes loaded with a cancer drug called liposomal doxorubicin. The liposomes were administered intravenously.
When scientists X-rayed the ro...
Researchers examine role of soil patterns in dam restoration
...mposed patterns of soil properties that chronicle distinct stages in the basin's history: its decades of submersion, and its emptying when the dam was breached
"In our analysis, we were able to pick up those different soil patterns, which was pretty exciting," says soil science professor Nick ...
Did termites help Katrina destroy New Orleans floodwalls?
... were made of waste residue from processed sugarcane. Known as bagasse, this waste residue is attractive to Formosan termites.
After the dikes were breached
in 2005, Henderson and his colleague Alan Morgan inspected 100 seams for evidence of termites, including three areas where major breaks in the walls h...
Fibril Shape Is The Basis Of Prion Strains And Cross-species Prion Infection
... journal Cell.
Although research suggests that prions from one species rarely infect other species, some scientists believe the species barrier was breached
when a new version of Creutzfeld-Jakob disease appeared in humans after several recent epidemics of bovine spongiform encephalopathy or "mad cow" dise...
breached in Biological Technology
Investor Group Files Complaint With Irish Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement Against Named Directors of Trinity Biotech
...serts that Irish-based independent directors,
Peter Coyne of Allied Irish Bank, and Dr. Jim Walsh, together with Chairman
and CEO, Ronan O'Caoimh have breached
Irish Company Law by blocking access to
information requested by shareholders wishing to convert ADRs (American
Depository Receipts) to the Irish shar...
District Judge Dismisses Shareholder Suit Related to Boston Scientific
...several of Guidant's former directors and officers. Boston Scientific
acquired Guidant Corporation in 2006. The plaintiffs alleged that the
their fiduciary duties. Judge Barker had earlier
dismissed consolidated securities class action proceedings against Guidant
and several of its former ...
U.S. PTO Reexamining Lumenis Patents
patents unenforceable due to inequitable conduct in procuring those
patents. Alma alleged that, when applying for those six patents, the
their duty of candor, good faith and honesty to the PTO
and engaged in inequitable conduct by making false representations to the
PTO and by failing t...
US Oncology Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Results
pursue the claims we incurred as a result of terminating this service
agreement. We also intend to defend against the practice's allegations that
the agreement and that the agreement is unenforceable. As with
any complex litigation, the process necessary to resolve this claim may
take several ye...
Palatin Technologies Refutes Competitive Technologies Contention of Material Breach
...ceived a Notice of Termination on this matter from CTT in the
late afternoon of September 10, 2007. The Notice of Termination alleges
that Palatin has breached
the Palatin/CTT agreement as a result of an
amendment in December 2005 to the Collaborative Development and Marketing
Agreement between Palatin and Ki...
Managing the nightmare of identity theft
... employees on data security. Nevertheless, the hospital's data security was breached
by a disgruntled employee who stole a laptop from the hospital and gained u...a simple password would have prevented a breach on the laptop, the employee breached
technical security measures and [appropriated] sensitive patient informatio...
Safe Internet requires total network security, prof. says
...ducation, is what now creates the path to a good security environment.
He said multiple layers of security, where if a single layer of security is breached
or compromised, another roadblock presents itself, is the best way to combat threats. The reason to secure the entire network is that everything trave...