Cases & Deals

Hospira resolves breach of contract action to supply 100 million baby bottle nipples to Brazilian subsidiary of major pharmaceutical company

Clients Hospira, Inc.

Jones Day represented Hospira, Inc. as the plaintiff in a breach of contract action involving a committed volume contract to supply 100 million baby bottle nipples to the Brazilian subsidiary of a major pharmaceutical company. The case was resolved after service of the complaint was perfected via the Inter-American Convention on Letters Rogatory, a process which took three years and involved several appeals by the defendant to the Brazilian Higher Court of Justice.