Vascular Solutions Receives $3.5 Million as Payment of Monetary Judgment in Litigation With Marine Polymer Technologies

Published: Jan 21, 2010

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 21, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vascular Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:VASC) announced that it has received $3.5 million from Marine Polymer Technologies as payment of the monetary judgment in its product disparagement litigation. This payment followed a two-week trial held in April 2008 with the jury finding that five statements made by Marine Polymer Technologies representatives regarding Vascular Solutions' D-Stat® hemostat products were false, followed by the decision of the First Circuit Court of Appeals in December 2009 affirming liability and modifying the amount of damages.

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