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Tag Archives: class-action lawsuit

Last-ditch effort to stop $6B fee fixing settlement

NEW YORK — A group of retailers and trade groups has launched a last-ditch effort to stop a settlement worth at least $6 billion that Visa Inc., MasterCard Inc. and major banks have agreed to pay retailers for alleged fee ...

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Court of Special Appeals asked to vacate opinion on Exxon Mobil damages

The Court of Special Appeals should vacate its decision striking down a significant portion of the $150 million in damages awarded to 88 Jacksonville households from Exxon Mobil Corp., according to a motion filed by the plaintiffs’ lawyers. The reason, ...

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Novartis to pay $99M to settle overtime lawsuit

A U.S. division of Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG says it will pay $99 million to settle a class-action lawsuit about overtime pay for U.S. sales representatives. Attorney David Sanford says the case involves about 7,700 current and former sales representatives ...

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Opinions – U.S. District Court of Maryland: 4/25/11

Antitrust Price-fixing allegations BOTTOM LINE: Plaintiffs’ complaint alleged a sufficiently plausible case of price fixing in violation of the Sherman Act and, therefore, Defendants’ motion to dismiss was denied. CASE: Haley Paint Company v. E.I. Dupont De Nemours and Co., ...

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Supreme Court to take up huge sex bias claim vs. Wal-Mart

WASHINGTON — Christine Kwapnoski hasn’t done too badly in nearly 25 years in the Wal-Mart family, making more than $60,000 a year in a job she enjoys most days. But Kwapnoski says she faced obstacles at Wal-Mart-owned Sam’s Club stores ...

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