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Inventor awarded $15M after false ads (access required)

Two companies that falsely advertised a new generic probiotic was essentially the same as an eight-strain probiotic formulation the plaintiff invented in the 1990s are liable for the $15 million awarded by the jury. Background In this consolidated appeal, VSL Pharmaceuticals Inc., Leadiant Biosciences Inc. and Alfasigma USA Inc. challenge two district court orders, in relevant parts: ...