2nd AMENDMENT TO THE DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

        This Second Amendment to the Distribution Agreement ("AGREEMENT"), is entered into as of October 8, 1999 by and between MedImmune, Inc., a Delaware Corporation, having its principal place of business at 35 West Watkins Mill Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20878 ("MEDIMMUNE") and Abbott International, Ltd., a Delaware Corporation, having its principal place of business at 200 Abbott Park Road, Abbot Park, IL 60064.

WITNESSETH

        WHEREAS, MEDIMMUNE and Abbott International, Ltd. entered into a Distribution Agreement as of December 1, 1997 that was subsequently amended on April 28, 1999 (Distribution Agreement and Amendment collectively the "DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT").

        WHEREAS, the parties desire to further amend the DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT;

1.    DEFINITIONS    

2.    AMENDMENT    


3.    EFFECT    


        IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have each caused this AGREEMENT to be signed and delivered by its duly authorized officer or representative as indicated below.

ABBOTT INTERNATIONAL, LTD MEDIMMUNE, INC.

By:

/s/  WILLIAM G. DEMPSEY      
William G. Dempsey

 

By:

/s/  MELVIN D. BOOTH      
Melvin D. Booth
Name:William G. Dempsey Name:Melvin D. Booth
Title:Senior Vice President
Abbott International
 Title:President

JOINDER

        The undersigned, Abbott Laboratories, an Illinois Corporation, hereby consents to this AGREEMENT and joins in the execution of this AGREEMENT for the purpose of obligating itself to the obligations and undertakings of Abbott International Ltd., as set forth in this AGREEMENT.

ABBOTT LABORATORIES 

By:

/s/  WILLIAM G. DEMPSEY      
Name: William G. Dempsey
Title: Senior Vice President, Abbott International, Abbott Laboratories
Dated:    October 13, 1999

 

Source: OneCLE Business Contracts.