Antitrust Column & Publications

Second Circuit Sends Paper Conspiracy Case to Trial

Date: 09/20/12

Source: The New York Law Journal. Reprinted with permission.

Reversing the district court’s summary judgment ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit decided that a jury could reasonably find that publication paper makers conspired to fix prices. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled that ATM customers lacked standing to challenge inter-bank fees because they were indirect purchasers and did not pay the allegedly fixed fees.

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