It’s business as usual for class actions after Canada’s Supreme Court issued a trilogy of decisions holding that so-called indirect purchasers can sue for damages caused by price fixing, and that whether indirect purchasers suffered harm can be certified as a common issue in a class action so long as the plaintiffs demonstrate a methodology capable of showing that price fixing overcharges were passed on to the indirect purchaser level. 186 more words
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It’s the start of Thanksgiving week and people all over the country are making their travel plans to visit family or friends to feast and generally pig out. 344 more words
Brussels has started an investigation against several companies active in the container shipping industry . The European Commission suspects prohibited price fixing.
The Commission annonced this today in Brussels. 171 more words
What is the impact of the ‘legal advice’ defence to the cartel offence in s 188B(3) of the 2002 Act? Could it make it easy to escape prosecution? 1,260 more words