automotive products

Car Dealers Cut Out Of Settlement Rounds In Auto Part MDL

Law360 (October 1, 2020, 3:01 PM EDT) — A Michigan federal judge has denied a bid from 35 car dealerships to get payouts from the first two settlement rounds of sprawling multidistrict litigation over an alleged price-fixing scheme for certain rubber auto parts, ruling Thursday the dealerships missed the filing deadlines.

U.S. District Judge Sean F. Cox said the settlement class members — dealerships under the Wolfe Automotive Group, Kings Nissan & Kings Infiniti and Young Automotive Group LLC umbrella — were not entitled to receive payments from the first and second rounds of the settlements because they only submitted valid proofs of claim by the third round’s filing…

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Source Article