Massachusetts's highest court on Monday revived a lawsuit by
a shareholder of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc seeking access to
corporate records to investigate whether the drugmaker's board
breached its duties to investors.
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled that a lower-
court judge had applied too demanding a standard in dismissing
the lawsuit after concluding the plaintiff had failed to show a
proper purpose required to inspect corporate records.
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