NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – CombiMatrix today said that a California court has tentatively ruled in the company's favor in a lawsuit that alleged CombiMatrix committed insurance fraud.

The Superior Court of the State of California, County of Orange has issued a tentative ruling and proposed statement in favor of the Irvine, Calif.-based firm and "against all claims" of the plaintiff, Michael Strathmann, a former employee of CombiMatrix who sued the firm in 2011, the company said.

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