In a short order and without expressing her reasoning, Judge Illston refused to conduct separate direct purchaser and indirect purchaser trials in the LCD price-fixing class actions. The cases will instead be tried together in May. The direct case includes one defendant (Toshiba). Three defendants (AU Optronics, LG Display, and Toshiba) remain in the indirect class case.
N.D. Cal. Refuses Separate Direct and Indirect Trials in LCD Cases
March 27, 2012 by 3 Comments