Conspiracy Claim Against United Involving Cargo Shipments May Continue

Conspiracy Claim Against United Involving Cargo Shipments May Continue

NEW YORK - United Air Lines must defend allegations that it participated in a conspiracy to fix the price of air cargo shipments in violation of Section 1 of the Sherman Act, a federal judge in New York ruled May 18, finding that the lawsuit was not time-barred, that a plausible claim was asserted and that the claim was not necessarily discharged in United's bankruptcy (DPWN Holdings (USA), Inc. v. United Air Lines, Inc., et al.,  No. 11-CV-564, E.D. N.Y.; 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 70026).

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