by Dylan Ballard and Nadezhda Nikonova
The Ninth Circuit unanimously
affirmed a grant of summary judgment for defendants in an antitrust suit
involving alleged price-fixing of ATM fees, holding that the plaintiffs were
indirect purchasers within the meaning of Illinois Brick Co. v. Illinois, but...
by Brandi Walkowiak
On February 28, 2013, Germany's Federal Cartel Office
("GFCO") searched the offices of three steelmakers as part of an antitrust investigation
into steel supplies to the automotive industry. Specifically, GFCO raided the
offices of Voestalpine, ThyssenKrupp, and...
NEW YORK- (Mealey's) A federal judge in New York on March
14 entered judgment for $153.3 million after trebling a jury's $54.1 million
verdict in favor of a direct purchaser class on its allegations that Chinese
corporations participated in an illegal cartel to fix prices and limit supply...