Chinese medical device maker Mindray Medical pays $15 million to settle a "commercial dispute" with Beckman Coulter.

Mindray settles Beckman Coulter beef for $15M

China's Mindray Medical announced today that it took a $15 million "litigation charge" to settle an unspecified "commercial dispute" with Beckman Coulter Inc. (NYSE:BEC).

Mindray said little other than that the dispute was unrelated to any intellectual property or product liability matters, but the companies have a history.