Aug 22, 2014 – News Today

Hot ointment works its way back through vendors on judge’s orders

Call it the case of the “allegedly” hot ointment. In a complicated ruling this month, Superior Court Judge Donald Bisson quashed two separate sales of 47,088 tubes of Polysporin ointment — one of them to the Jean Coutu pharmacy chain — on the grounds the goods transacted never really belonged to the parties selling them.