All smiles: The Tipline for 22 May 2020

22 May 2020

The maker of Invisalign teeth aligners, which promises to straighten teeth and improve smiles, might be in more of a “grin and bear it” mood this week after a federal magistrate judge recommended that a rival be allowed to continue its antitrust case against the company. Also on Wednesday, the Eleventh Circuit heard a case brought by a company that makes the moulds for teeth aligners, SmileDirectClub, which is suing the Georgia dental board over restrictions on its business. Finally, a reminder that we will be off for Memorial Day this coming Monday – maybe a good time for a socially distanced barbecue? – and back in your inbox on Tuesday.