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Use of C.diff infection study 'clearly' targeted rival medical sharps disposal company, judge says

Jonathan Bilyk Mar. 23, 2016, 1:05pm

A Chicago federal judge has refused to toss a lawsuit brought by a medical waste disposal container company against a competitor it accused of funding and spreading an allegedly specious study on hospital bacterial infection rates, not out of a concern for public safety, but merely to infect their rival’s reputation and suppress its business.