BRIEF-Southwestern says jury returned verdict in favor of co in federal class action lawsuit
June 19 Southwestern Energy Co
* Southwestern - on june 16, jury returned verdict in favor of co, co's subsidiaries in federal class action lawsuit regarding royalty deductions in arkansas
* Southwestern energy co - verdict remains subject to post-trial motions before judgment is entered - sec filing Source text for Eikon: (bit.ly/2sJM2ZU) Further company coverage:
CORRECTED-Germany's Merck gets EU backing for oral MS drug
FRANKFURT, June 23 Germany's Merck KGaA has won a key recommendation to become a late entrant to the market for oral multiple sclerosis (MS) drugs in Europe, six years after its first attempt to launch the cladribine pill failed.
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