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Civil Procedure Keyed to Rowe
GEOMC Co. v. Calmare Therapeutics Inc.
Citation:918 F.3d 92 (2d Cir. 2019)
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GEOMC Co. (Plaintiff) sued Calmare (Defendant) regarding a dispute arising from sales of medical devices for managing pain. Calmare filed an answer with six new affirmative defenses and six new counterclaims. GEOMC filed a motion to strike under Rule 12(f), asking the district court to strike all of the new affirmative defenses and five of the counterclaims. The district court granted GEOMC’s motion to strike two of the affirmative defenses and five of the counterclaims. Calmare appealed this ruling.
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