The US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit widens pool of plaintiffs able to pursue conspiracy claims under the California Cartwright Act (AT&T Mobility / AU Optronics)

Ninth Circuit Widens Pool of Plaintiffs Able to Pursue Conspiracy Claims Under California Cartwright Act* The Ninth Circuit on Thursday ruled that a plaintiff need not make a purchase in California to recover overcharges for price-fixed goods under the California Cartwright Act. AT&T Corporation and other telecommunications companies that sold mobile wireless handsets containing liquid crystal display (LCD) panels could assert price fixing claims under the California Cartwright Act against manufacturers and distributors of LCD panels to recover overcharges, even though none of their purchases were made in California, the U.S. Court of Appeals in

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Jeffrey May, The US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit widens pool of plaintiffs able to pursue conspiracy claims under the California Cartwright Act (AT&T Mobility / AU Optronics), 14 February 2013, e-Competitions February 2013, Art. N° 50989

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